Soli Salgado is a staff writer for Global Sisters Report, covering sisters in Latin America. She joined the NCR team as a Bertelsen intern in 2015. Born in Buenos Aires and raised in Wichita, Kansas, she graduated from the University of Kansas in 2013 with degrees in journalism, English literature and Spanish. She's reported from 10 countries for GSR and NCR and has received several Catholic Press Awards. Big loves include drawing, stand-up, planning trips, and presidential history.

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Monday Starter: Meet the LCWR candidates for leadership

Monday Starter – LCWR encourages its members to meet virtually the 10 women nominated for president-elect or the national board; communication platform launches, free for sisters; archivist sister honored

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