Lupe Sanchez and Jacqueline Delgadillo have a lot in common. This story also appeared in PBS Newshour Both were born in Mexico and were brought across the border into the United States as small children, without documents. Both did well in American public schools. And both were given at least temporary protection from deportation under […]
Larry Gordon is a senior correspondent for EdSource and was a long-time higher education writer for the Los Angeles Times. He has won the California Newspaper Publishers Association prize for education coverage and the American Association of University Professors' award for higher education writing. A New Jersey native, he attended Georgetown University and Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. He taught journalism at the American University in Bulgaria under a Fulbright mid-career fellowship and at UCLA Extension. He lives in Los Angeles.