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Feb 12

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Taking Care of Your UndocuHealth

Crying, frustrated, stressed, sad…undocumented youth from all over the country are trying to face each day with a smile. Trying to live a normal life. Trying to continue moving forward even though their country is pushing them back. Not only does living undocumented keep us from reaching many opportunities but it also has a huge ...

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Feb 12

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It Gets Better

It Gets Better…But does it? Does it really get better for undocumented immigrant? See, here’s the thing. When someone struggles in some area of life, very often we can say to them, you are not alone, there are others who are where you are now, and there are so many who are passed this. There […]

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Feb 12

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Take Action For NYDA

Take Action To Pass The New York Dream Act by downloading, sharing and using the following sheets Take a look at this information sheet about the New York Dream Act and share it with your contacts.

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Feb 12

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CORE’s Que Llueva Café Scholarship

Fourth Annual Que Llueva Café Scholarship is Here! CORE proudly sponsors this scholarship to help undocumented students continue on their academic path. This scholarship is a response to the lack of financial assistance provided to students, who do not have the legal documentation, that attend college in the United States. In ...

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Feb 12

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Lost In School

Dear Angy, I am a student in California at UCLA and my biggest problem is that I always feel lost in such a big school. Most of all I feel like people here are so much smarter and it’s easy for me to feel like I don’t belong, let alone my status makes it that […]

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Feb 12

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Lehman College Undocumented & Unafraid Distinction Award

The Lehman College Student Government Association is proud to pesent the Lehman College Student body with seven (7) Distinction Awards. All students are eligible for any of the seven awards but only one award will be awarded per student. The seven Distinction Awards are as follows: Merit Veterans Leadership & Service Science and ...

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Feb 12

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Undocu-interstatus-love

I know that many of us are in relationships where our partner doesn’t know we lack that famous 9-digit number. Many of us are thinking of coming out to them because: it may be getting serious, we feel like we’re lying about who we are, etc. So here are a few ways of coming out […]

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