“Being at TC brought me back to my culture…I’d sort of white-washed my background in the States. I’d forgotten my roots.” Aiming to retool public education in his home country of Peru, Jose Ibarra (M.A. ’19) pursues a career in public service.

https://www.tc.columbia.edu/articles/2019/june/rediscovering-his-heritage-and-finding-himself-/ When Jose Ibarra (M.A. ’19) enrolled at Teachers College, he found himself thrust into conversation with classmates from every corner of the globe. Now, he sets his sights on a career in public service.