Our very own Ph.D candidate, Ernesto Zamora Ramos, was selected as the 5 UNLV stories of hope and good cheer.
Ernesto Zamora Ramos saw his first computer when he was seven. It was in his elementary school classroom in Cuba. The size of a large TV, and with no internet access, the computer was slow and outdated. But to him and his classmates, it was something new and amazing.
“Other kids were happy playing a few games. But I wanted to know how it worked,” he reflects.