Immigrants and Refugees

Cayo Gonzalez

STUDENT VOICE: We must offer underprivileged students more than a meager ‘stay in school’

A first-gen student at an elite college cautions that our future depends on how the nation educates its youth

Hurricanes Irma and Maria ravaged the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus, located in the capital of San Juan, among other colleges. Students are faced with hard decisions about where to study.

Higher education must stand up for Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria is Trump’s Katrina

TEACHER VOICE: Like the students I’ve taught, I’m one of 800,000 DACA stories

Sharing the struggles, successes and failures

First-generation students at University of California, Davis.

OPINION: UC Davis to first-gen students: “You belong here”

Across California’s university system, faculty are sharing their stories

Juan Belman, age 24, 2017 graduate of University of Texas at Austin.

STUDENT VOICES: DACA students worry about ‘really tough times’ ahead

‘We don’t know where our futures are going,’ as Washington debates whether to continue program for undocumented immigrant children


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Counting DACA students

It is estimated that half of the people eligible for DACA are enrolled in high school or college

How slavery helped build many U.S. colleges and universities

Dozens of American colleges and universities are investigating their historic ties to the slave trade and debating how to atone. (function() { if (!window.mc4wp) { window.mc4wp = { listeners: [],…