Position: Pre-Law Fund Program Participant

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Therese Rodriguez* (she/her) was born in San Luis Potosí, Mexico, immigrated to the U.S. at the age of two, and was raised in St. Louis, Missouri. Having grown up without control over her status, Therese understands the complexity a person’s immigration status can take on. She also understands the injustices and fears immigrants face every day. That’s why she aspires to advocate for her community and others through practicing law.

*Name was changed to protect the recipient’s identity.