A letter from our university presidents: “Why we support the DREAM Act”
In the university admissions process, we do not judge a student based on his or her immigration status. Instead, we look for talent. We scrutinize SAT/ACT scores and grade point averages. We read thousands of essays. We seek out leaders and community servants. And every year, undocumented students are admitted to our colleges, fair and square. Many undocumented […]More Info
“I named my hamster Kirk”
It has taken us a few days to recover, but today we present to you some of our member’s reactions to Senator Mark Kirk (R) being elected in Illinois: Cindy Agustín: To those that wonder why I, and many others, are so upset with tonight’s results: Our futures, our dreams, our families, and our communities […]More Info
Kirk: I am not leaving. Pass the DREAM Act.
10/31/10 @IYJL Tweet: #goodjob! RT @s0lireri: Got #recognized and kicked out of @kirk4senate rally trying to give him a letter to support the #dreamact #bu This is one of the letters that was going to be delivered to Congressman Kirk on Sunday at Joe’s bar by three immigrant youth who wanted to remind him how […]More Info