Entries by Claudia Defaz

Recent Article published in US News

A US News article recently was published written by Dean Marcelo Suarez-Orozco and Professor Carola Suarez-Orozco American in All Ways But Paper America made a deal with young immigrants brought to this country, and should honor it. Nearly 750,000 young people without papers were beckoned out of the shadows by the promise of a presidential […]

iCount: Equity through Representation Symposium Explores the Power of Data Disaggregation in the Educational Equity Movement

September 14, 2015 Today marks the start of the iCount: Equity through Representation symposium, a convening of over 100 representatives from educational institutions and philanthropic and community organizations to bring attention to the need for data disaggregation to better represent and support the unique academic needs of a diverse Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) student population […]

College System Boosts Efforts for Undocumented Students

May 31, 2015 The Institute for Immigration, Globalization, and Education at UCLA’s Graduate School of Education and Information Studies recently did a study that found that financial issues are the largest barriers to undocumented students who attempt to earn a postsecondary degree or certificate. Of the 909 undocumented undergraduate students surveyed for the study, 61.3 percent came […]