immigrants

MEET THE GRADUATES: MEL MOEINVAZIRI

I grew up in a very international family. My dad is from Iran, my mom is Portuguese and my step-mom is from the Philippines. I came to law school with this in mind and this has been my entire focus here, even my involvement in the Pro Bono Initiative has been centered around clinics for refugees and immigrants.


HUMANS OF THE U: CIRIAC ALVAREZ VALLE & YESSENIA SONTAY

Two U students open up about the struggles they face being undocumented.


EFFECTIVE INTEGRATION

New Center for Research on Migration & Refugee Integration is the first academic center in the West dedicated to developing best practices for welcoming new Americans.


U STUDENT TEACHES INNER-CITY YOUTH

Student dedicating his undergraduate career to becoming an educator and mentoring the underprivileged after noticing glaring financial, social and cultural differences between his own social circles and the refugee population he tutored.