By RACHEL and ROBERT Equity in higher education for undocumented students is a civil and human rights issue. The United States has restricted access to an affordable college education for undocumented students and perpetuated exclusionary campus climates. Across the country, undocumented youth and… Read More ›
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4th Annual HEFAS Summit at De Anza College on Friday May 25th
By RACHEL “HEFAS is excited to announce that our 4th Annual Summit will be happening on May 25, 2018! This year’s theme will be “It Takes A Village” to recognize the importance of community building through the support from others in… Read More ›
UndocuScholars and My Undocumented Life blog partner to launch two new series
By RACHEL, CAROLINA, and ROBERT With support from UndocuScholars at the Institute for Immigration, Globalization, and Education at UCLA, we are excited to announce the launch of two new series at My Undocumented Life blog: Navigating Higher Education Opportunities and… Read More ›
MinKwon Center Dreamer Scholarship for undocumented Asian American students in the greater New York City area
By RACHEL “The MinKwon Center and the Asian American Dreamers Collective (AADC), MinKwon’s organizing group for undocumented young adults, has created the Dreamers’ Scholarship Fund. The fund is part of MinKwon’s continuing efforts to support, empower, and engage Asian American youth… Read More ›
“Decolonize Love”: UndocuQueer Event with NYSYLC in New York City!
By RACHEL Check out the event Decolonize Love with NYSYLC’s UndocuQueer programming in New York City on Saturday, December 9th, 2017! RSVP here. “Throughout our UndocuQueer initiative we have heard so many perspectives on how to exist free from the forces… Read More ›
Announcement of Extension of UndocuScholars and Grants for Organizations to Work with Researchers!
By RACHEL “The Institute for Immigration, Globalization, and Education (IGE) at UCLA is excited to announce an extension of the UndocuScholars Project and a Request for Proposals for collaborative research projects between researchers and organizations that provide services to undocumented students… Read More ›
2018 Undocupoets Fellowship
By RACHEL Check out this $500 fellowship specifically for poets who are undocumented! “The mission of Undocupoets is to promote the work of undocumented poets and raise consciousness about the structural barriers that they face in the literary community. We believe… Read More ›
CALL TO ACTION: What You Can Do to Support Undocumented Young Adults With and Without DACA
By RACHEL, FRANCESCA, and CAROLINA On Tuesday, September 5th, the Trump administration announced that it will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program for undocumented young adults. This decision is part of ongoing attacks against the undocumented community and it will… Read More ›
Join the UndocuQueer Summit on July 29th in New York City!
By RACHEL Join the undocumented youth-led organization NYSYLC’s first ever Undocu Queer Summit on July 29th in New York City! “If you’re a member of the LGBTQ and undocumented immigrant communities this will be a space created solely to address your… Read More ›
Spotlight on Lycoming College: Another Private College that Admits Undocumented Students (with and without DACA) as Domestic Students
By RACHEL Lycoming College, a small private liberal arts college located in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, considers undocumented students (with and without DACA) to be domestic students instead of international students in the application process! According to their admissions office, both undocumented students… Read More ›