Beyond DACA: A Directory of Resources for Undocumented Students & Individuals

Beyond DACA: A Directory of Resources for Undocumented Students & Individuals The U.S. is home to 427,000 undocumented students in higher education and close to 2.7 million Dreamers across the country. The purpose of this Beyond DACA directory is to provide a consolidated place for the most recent resources to support undocumented students and individuals […]

Student Narrative: Kai Martin

Kai Martin State/District: D.C. TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF AND WHAT YOU DO. “I am a graduate student at George Washington University, pursuing an MPP in Program Evaluation and Policy Analysis, graduating Spring 2021. I work as an Assistant Technology Specialist where my duties include providing software trainings to students with disabilities-aiding in the productivity of […]

Student Narrative: Danna Gonzalez

Danna Gonzalez State: Colorado TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF AND WHAT YOU DO. “I work for a community behavioral health and support organization in Colorado as a home visitor and parent support provider. I go to families’ homes to provide parents with support and skills on how to interact with their children in a positive way […]

Student Narrative: Luis Ursula

Luis Ursula State: Massachusetts TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF AND WHAT YOU DO “I’ve always been into science and research, so I went into a field that indirectly helps medicine and patients. I previously did work as a Research Associate working with assay development, which is used in the diagnostics of certain illnesses. I now work […]

Student Narrative: Emerson Loaiza

Emerson Loaiza State: Massachusetts TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF AND WHAT YOU DO. “I was born in Colombia and moved to the U.S. when I was 13. I worked in the hospitality industry for 14 years. With the help of a scholarship from TheDream.US, I had the opportunity to get a college education. I am now […]

Student Narrative: Johanna Vazquez Coto

Johanna Vazquez Coto State: Maryland TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF AND WHAT YOU DO. “I was born in El Salvador and as a young girl, I was interested in education and helping others. When I was 11, using the little English I knew, I helped my younger cousin read and learn English. Now, with my bachelor’s […]

Student Narrative: Camila Salkov

Camila Salkov Maryland TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF AND WHAT YOU DO. “I am originally from Chile and came to the US at the age of 16. I received my B.S. In Accounting from Trinity Washington University and my Masters Degree from Fitchburg State University. I have been a banker, a financial advisor, and a real […]

Student Narrative: Mauricio Ramirez

Mauricio Ramirez State: Illinois TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF AND WHAT YOU DO. “I am currently a research associate analyst in the 3-year Investments Development Program at Allstate Investments conducting research and analysis on corporate bonds. I also serve as the Chief Investment Officer for the investment research arm of The Pegasus Group (PG) – a […]

Student Narrative: Johann Hayag

Johann Hayag State: Illinois TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF AND WHAT YOU DO. “I’m Johann Hayag, CEO and Founder of Aktibo Athletics. I’m also a TheDream.US graduate of University of Illinois at Chicago with a degree inChemistry.” TELL US WHY YOUR WORK MATTERS… “I graduated with a chemistry degree with a passion for the environment and […]