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Susan Behrends Valenzuela

Susan Behrends Valenzuela, Creative Director

Susan Behrends Valenzuela is a junior in Studio Art at Steinhardt with a minor in Media, Culture, and Communications. Outside of school, she also works as graphic designer at NYU's Center For Multicultural Educational Programs (CMEP), and she co-manages a magazine she co-founded, Art+Type Magazine. Susan was born in Mexico but has lived most of her life going back and forth between living in Portland, Oregon and visiting her family in her hometown in Mexico. When she's not working or making art, she can be found rollerskating, sewing, baking or scrolling through Instagram. You can find her on Instagram @susan.behrends.

All content by Susan Behrends Valenzuela
my love for art grew

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August 30, 2021
leaving behind the good old days

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August 30, 2021
I wish it didn't end here

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August 30, 2021
I knew I could do anything

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August 30, 2021
highs and lows; one amazing adventure

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August 30, 2021
it was the weirdest of times

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August 30, 2021
What does Cinco de Mayo mean for Mexican-Americans? Is it still meaningful despite its commercialization by White America? Let’s get real about Cinco de Mayo. (Staff Illustration by Susan Behrends Valenzuela)

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May 6, 2021

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April 27, 2021