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Dec 13

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CUNY Queens College President Urges Governor Cuomo to Support NY Dream Act

“Two years ago we never thought we could help create a community of support to undocumented youth. CUNY Queens College Dream Team members decided to organize a meeting with the President of our college, James Muyskens, in hopes to inform him about the NY DREAM Act. He and the administration were more than happy to […]

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Dec 13

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The American Immigration Lawyers’ Association-NY Urges Governor Cuomo to Support NY Dream Act

In the past weeks, undocumented youth across New York City have been urging Governor Andrew Cuomo to include the New York Dream Act in the executive budget. We have delivered petitions to his office and called non-stop. The New York Dream Act was first introduced in 2011. A bill that would provide immigrant students in […]

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Dec 13

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Lehman College Lingo Scholarship Award

The Brothers of Phi Sigma Chi, along with the Lehman College Dream Team, have decided to extend the deadline for the Lingo Scholarship. They recognize that the scholarship is close to finals, and would like to give everyone the opportunity to write their essay without any added pressure. Again, this scholarship is only applicable to ...

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Dec 13

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Hostos Dream Team: Inauguration Event and Info Session 12/10

The Hostos Dream Team will be hosting its inauguration event Dec 10, 2013 3:30-5:30pm at 450 Grandconcourse JFK Room! All HOSTOS STUDENTS ARE WELCOME The event will also include a information sessions about the new york dream act from a guest speaker! Our very own Dominique Hernandez, field organizer at the nysylc. Make sure to […]

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Dec 13

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Hunter Dream Team: Dreaming Salsa Immigration Stories and Music 12/12

Thursday, December 12, 2013 6:40pm until 11:00pm The Hunter DREAM Team, Hunter USG, and Salsa On Two are teaming up to increase awareness on campus about the struggle of the undocumented community. We want to gain supporters for the NY DREAM act and to recruit members for the clubs involved in this event. This event […]

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Dec 13

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Train Of Thoughts: Providing Each Other With Hope

Let me start with a Hello Hello I’m very excited and a little hesitant about this blog post. My name is Guadalupe and I am the Co-Coordinator of the Advocacy Committee. I was going to write about me turning 21 today! But what’s the point? I’m tired of thinking how different things would be if […]

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Dec 13

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Flushing International High School Dream Team: Holiday Mixer 12/17

Tuesday December 17 11:56am-1:20pm The Flushing International High School Dream Team is made up of undocumented and documented immigrant student leaders of diverse backgrounds. They’ve held various events to end discrimination and raise awareness in school. Join their holiday mixer! There will be food, drinks and candy!

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