Rodrigo Ugarte

Rodrigo Ugarte


At a Glance:

Rodrigo Ugarte has been a Project Contributor since June 2012, has written 70 entries and currently lives in Ithaca, NY.

Bio

Rodrigo Ugarte is a writer from Oakland, NJ. Born in Lima, Peru, Rodrigo and his family moved to the United States a decade ago. He currently attends Ithaca College in upstate New York and will begin his senior year in August, studying Writing and Latin American Studies.
Aside from his academic work, he writes for two magazines on campus and will be a section editor for one of them, Kitsch Magazine. He has covered political, social, cultural issues happening locally as well as nationwide.
When in Jersey, Rodrigo works part-time at Jo-Ann Fabrics, attending to mothers and grandmas’ crafting and sewing needs. If you do stop and see him there, don’t hesitate to ask for a coupon. One might also find him meandering about the Met on some weekends.

Rodrigo Ugarte: Recently Filed

Grindr Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | September 07, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Grindr may be the key to getting gay men out to vote this November. Learn about important LGBT issues while cruising on your iPhone or Droid. This and more news you need to know!Read More


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National Stonewall Democrats Defend Barney Frank

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | September 07, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

The Log Cabin Republicans have done very little to help the progress of the community while Barney Frank has helped us move forward farther than ever before. The LCR shouldn't attack a man who has helped the community so much.Read More


'Mad Men' Cast Will Never Give You Up

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | September 07, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

Ever wonder what the cast of Mad Men sounds like when singing an 80's song? Watch this and you'll know!Read More


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Forward, Not Back Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | September 05, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

We were reminded last night how important it is to move this country forward. The advances we've made in LGBT issues have been extraordinary and the LGBT delegates continue moving us forward. Now, some more news you need to know!Read More


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Gov. Deval Patrick Revives Democratic Spirit

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | September 05, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

Great speeches by many during the first night of the DNCC but one man spoke the truth about Romney, Obama's achievements, and what Democrats need to do to maintain our path forward.Read More