Megan Medrano

Graduate Student
Graduate Assistant/Associate

Student Information

Graduate Student
Transborder Studies
The College of Lib Arts & Sci


Megan is a Ph D. graduate student in the School of Transborder Studies. She received a B.A. in Communication from Trinity University. Her undergraduate research focused on the study of creative productions in the field of communication: audio production, and film studies and production.

Her current work seeks to understand how arts programs can aid the resilience capacity of at risk youth. 


Research Interests

-youth involvement in arts programs 

-resilience in youth

-development of art programming for at-risk youth  


Abreu-Torres, D., Blanco-Cano, R., Chavarria, D., Marin, C., Medrano, M., Urquijo-Ruiz, R. Cinelatinidades: Gender, Sexuality and Cinema in the Americas. Manuscript in preparation.