07 April 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Fighting the Georgia Ban On Immigrant Youth

This is a message from one of my friends, Maria Marroquin, who protested against the ban on undocumented students in higher education institutions across Georgia. She’s currently in detention, along with 6 other students, and may face removal from the country. Three years ago when I helped start DreamActivist.org, I never thought I would be […]

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16 September 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Making College Less Accessible for Immigrant Students One Lawsuit at a Time

Disclaimer: This issue does not relate to me. I am not an AB-540 student and nor have I ever benefited from it. But it makes me mad that people are scapegoating fellow college students who have worked really hard to get where they are . Seriously, college education should be free for all and then […]

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12 August 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Immigrant Students and Being Thankful to the United States

I am yet to understand why I should be thankful to the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA for my higher education. Did the government pay for it? No. Did they sit tests and write papers for me? No. Could I have gotten the same education and made the same achievements anywhere else? Probably, given the amazing […]

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08 August 2008 ~ 0 Comments

US News Coverage of Undocumented Students in Higher Education

**** I am busy for the next 2 months till the October LSAT, which is why you will not be seeing frequent blog posts from me. Do feel free to leave me a comment or shoot me an email though. **** I know we learn by repetition but exactly how many times does one need […]

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07 July 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Checklist for Graduate Students

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