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“[My classmates] would shake my hand and then they would wipe it,” said Mauricio Perez, an undocumented immigrant from Mexico. The reason for their disgust: “Because you are not from here.” Perez, a panelist for “The Dream After DACA: A ...

How do the struggles of the undocumented hearken back to the Civil Rights Movement? A panel explored that question as part of Emory’s week-long celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. on Thursday night. The King Week discussion titled “Dreamers: Yesterday, ...

By Emily Lim Staff Writer Faculty and students gathered Wednesday night to discuss issues faced by undocumented students in pursuing higher education in Georgia in an event titled “Freedom Fighters Speak: Undocumented Youth and Higher Education in Georgia.” The event, ...

After six and a half years at Emory University, I am walking away from this campus next week with more than a Ph.D. – I am also leaving this institution with criminal charges on my record and a heart filled ...