The MA’s


Federico Marinic is an electronic engineer who graduated in Buenos Aires, Argentina from UdeMM with honors and received them as well from the National Engineering Academy of Argentina. He would describe himself as a curious mind who can never stop learning. He’s currently the systems manager at Carfacil. His expertise includes project development and implementation, business intelligence, and data analytics. His interests are mainly in the tech industry (machine learning, virtual reality, and augmented reality) and how to integrate those technologies into daily life (education, finance, politics, etc).



Natalia Paladines studied 3D Animation at the University of San Francisco de Quito Ecuador, one of the top universities in South America. She has a Bachelor’s degree in English from UTPL University. From a very young age, her biggest passion has always been drawing and painting.
Natalia started her 3D animation career at WMP Inc, NJ where she fulfilled her dream of working for an American company. She also worked in Ecuador for numerous companies such as newspapers, advertising companies, radio, and tv. Her latest and greatest achievement was to create with her partner and love of her life a company called AAF (Art, Architecture, and Photography). Her expertise includes illustration, photography, and media communication. Natalia’s constant curiosity drives her to engage in a multiplicity of new projects. Her love for nature is often embedded within her creative projects.




 Julia Gari Weiss is the author of the poetry book, “Being Human,” published by Thought Catalog Books. She received her MFA in Writing from Sarah Lawrence College and is the recipient of the Academy of American Poet’s John B. Santoianni Award for Excellence in Poetry. Julia has been published in The Huffington Post, BuzzFeed, Thought Catalog, The Australian Women’s Weekly, MadCap Review, Old Red Kimono, and more. She is proudly from Santa Monica, California, and currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.