Rachel is a first year photojournalist for CU Independent. She transferred here from Denver and is a sophomore here at CU Boulder. Rachel is looking to earn her degree in Journalism and Film Production with hope of someday working with National Geographic and creating documentaries. About 5 years ago during a family vacation in Puerto Rico, Rachel first discovered her passion for photography and has been involved with it ever since. Rachel is looking forward to earning more photojournalist experience at CUI. Other than photography, Rachel also enjoys swimming, snowboarding, and arts and crafts.