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Rachelle Krygier

I am a Venezuelan NYU Journalism and Politics Student.


The City of Tucson plans to double its budget for erasing graffiti. The proposed budget has received opposition from local art educators who advocate for more blank wall space for taggers to express themselves.


Homeowners turned a wall on their property, at a well-traveled intersection in Tucson, into a whiteboard to express their political beliefs.


The thirteenth year of the New York Times Student Journalism Institute kicks off in Tucson at the University of Arizona with 26 students from around the country and Times staff. The students are members of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

In Focus

With the temperature rising past 100 degrees, Thursday was a good day for Tucson’s city pools to open.