Sofía Basurto-CovarrubiasYouth Reporter
Sofía Basurto-Covarrubias is a sophomore at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill from Beaufort, NC. Her interest in storytelling and diverse experiences led her to explore journalism, which landed her at the Youth Reporting Institute with the opportunity to share a story. In her free time she enjoys gaming while listening to podcasts.
WUNC’s 2021 Youth Reporters turned on their microphones to collect stories from their communities. Sofía Basurto from Beaufort, N.C., took an introspective look at her Mexican identity.