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Destina Bermejo

Sociology Ph.D student Destina Bermejo
Professional Title: 
Graduate Student

Destina Bermejo was born and raised in Ogden, Utah. She earned her B.A. in Global Justice and Identity in 2019 at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah. She earned a M.A. in Latin American Studies at the University of Arizona, Tucson, in 2021.  As a current Ph.D. student at UC Merced, her research focus continues toward Indigeneity and migration/displacement within the regions of Central America. She is interested in knowing more about these relations with Indigeneity in Mexico and the United States. She is a Ronald E. McNair Scholar from Westminster. She enjoys civic engagement such as community work and volunteering.