Sabrina Marcano

Cohort 2020

Biography

Sabrina Marcano is a Venezuelan journalist who earned her bachelor's degree from the Universidad Santa María, Venezuela, in 2018. During her undergraduate years, she received the Excellence Scholarship for four consecutive years, graduating with the highest honors and becoming the ceremony's Valedictorian. Sabrina is an Italian-Argentine descendant and has spent most of her life living in the United States and Venezuela. In 2019, she obtained her M.A. in Spanish Literature, Language and Culture from the University of Texas at San Antonio, where she was granted the Dean's Fellowship by the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures. Marcano is currently working on ethnographic studies focusing on new religious modalities in Mexico, borderland cities, and Colombia. She is interested in cross-cultural and multidisciplinary approaches to research syncretism, narco-culture, and sociocultural phenomena.