News Intern - Contributor through November 2016
Daniela Contreras is a student at San Diego State University. As a journalism and political science double major, she hopes to one day be a political reporter. Contreras' interests include traveling, running, going to the beach, and reading.
Recent Stories by Daniela Contreras
The exhibit "Cannibals: Myth & Reality" at the San Diego Museum of Man will give visitors an inside look at the history and taboos associated with cannibalism.
Research on the academic achievement gap is often based on comparing test scores. One sociology professor went straight to the source: students at a Southern California high school.
The Chicano Park Steering Committee has its sights on establishing a museum and cultural center.
"Art Exonerated" will feature 50 pieces created by prison inmates. The gallery's owner, whose late father was shot, discusses how the exhibit has helped him heal.
Born and raised in Mexico City, Pati Jinich left her career as a political analyst to pursue her passion as a chef.
A majority of San Diego County residents surveyed last year about housing discrimination said they don't consider it a problem in their neighborhood. For those who have experienced discrimination, 33 percent said it was because of their race.
Julian Leyzaola has lived through multiple assassination attempts as the ex-police chief of Tijuana. A new documentary about him will be screened at UltraStar Mission Valley at Hazard Center on April 10.
The San Diego Foundation will be screening "Imperial Dreams" on Wednesday at the Illumina Theater in La Jolla.
The Museum of Natural History's newest exhibition, "Whales: Giants of the Deep," combines storytelling, interaction and scientific research to teach visitors about the world of whales.