Ruxandra Guidi

Reporter

Staff member of Fronteras Changing America Desk; an unprecedented, multimedia collaboration among seven public radio stations. Fronteras stories deal with the complex and controversial southwestern border with Mexico, including security, immigration, drugs and weapons smuggling.

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KUNM Local
1:38 pm
Fri April 22, 2011

Rooftop Solar Boom in CA Leaves Latinos Behind

San Diego, CA – Southern California is a leader in urban and residential rooftop solar technologies. But as Ruxandra Guidi reports from the Fronteras Changing America Desk, this green energy boom has left many working-class Latinos behind.

 

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KUNM Local
12:44 pm
Tue April 5, 2011

Refugees Find Work in Childcare Industry

San Diego, CA – There are over 30,000 refugee families in San Diego County. Many of them resettled there after fleeing war in places like Somalia and Iraq.

Finding jobs for this population isn't easy, but as Ruxandra Guidi reports from the Fronteras Changing America Desk, some refugee women are finding opportunities by staying at home, with kids.

 

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KUNM Local
1:12 pm
Thu March 31, 2011

Border Safety and Trade Goal of New Initiative

San Diego, CA – From the Fronteras Changing America Desk, Ruxandra Guidi reports from San Diego US Customs and Border Patrol is pairing with public and private industry around the country in an effort to improve cargo security.

 

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KUNM Local
10:35 am
Thu March 24, 2011

US Border Agent Profile

San Diego, CA – The San Ysidro port of entry often looks like a sea of US-bound vehicles and travelers. It's a complicated daily operation requiring an army of customs agents.

From our Fronteras Desk, Ruxandra Guidi brings us the story of one agent.

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