After spending more than two weeks in DHS custody , Luis Mora Villota, the third-year Cal student who had been detained at Otay Mesa Detention Center, was released yesterday on a minimal bond by an Immigration Judge with the Department of Justice. Thanks to a campaign spearheaded by RISE – Berkeley and the outpour of support from the Berkeley community, Luis Mora’s … Continued
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As part of Undocu-Week , we’ve asked Undocumented Students to share their stories and explain what it means to have support from our allies. Today we’re sharing the story of Yongbing Chang. Being undocumented was something I didn’t realize until I was applying to college. It was the small things – but these small things added … Continued
UC Berkeley student Grace Kim shares her experience as an undocumented student.
Congratulations to Sean Tan, this year’s recipient of the Birgeneau Recognition Award for Service to Undocumented Students. This award honors undergraduate or graduate students (undocumented or allies) for contributing exemplary community service to undocumented immigrants. Learn more about this award here . About the Chancellor’s Award for Public Service: Each year, the Chancellor recognizes students, staff, … Continued