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Apply to our new Operations Coordinator Position

Categories: General Announcements

At Immigrants Rising, we are more than an organization; we are a community. Our work is fueled by personal passion, driven by and for undocumented young people. Recently we have experienced tremendous growth in our organization and are in need of a new Operations Coordinator to join our staff team.…

Esfuerzo DACA: joven inmigrante se gradúa como doctora en educación

Categories: In the Media

Published May 23, 2019.

Iliana Perez, Director of Research and Entrepreneurship, received her PhD in Education Policy, Evaluation and Reform from Claremont Graduate University. There are very few undocumented students in graduate school, and Latinos account for less than 5% of doctorates in the United States.…

Safe space: Sierra College works to close achievement gap, help students with new undocumented center

Categories: In the Media

Published April 29, 2019.

Sierra College is working towards building undocumented student center and bringing more services for undocumented students on their two campuses, including personalized enrollment assistance, personal, career and academic counseling, financial aid assistance, student engagement center, on-campus food pantry, free legal consultations and more.…