Isabella Rolz

Isabella Rolz is a freelance bilingual journalist who covers Central America, poverty, immigration, and other social issues. Her work has also appeared in The Washington Post, The Daily Beast, Positive News, Univision, and other media outlets. She graduated from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism and is a Maria Moors Scholarship recipient.  

Migration

The Fraught Path from Latin America to the American Dream

The brother of two San Antonio truck tragedy survivors reflects on trauma and hope

Food

When Farmers Can't Put Food on the Table

How the war in Ukraine and climate change are affecting poor farmers in Guatemala

Poverty

Growing Beyond Cultural Barriers in Guatemala

How a young Maya woman is helping other women in her community blossom, one garden at a time