Joi Pride, a Queens junior majoring in Spanish, volunteers at the Latin American Coalition to help immigrants apply for visas, the first step in becoming a permanent U.S. resident, but that is just the tip of the iceberg of what she does with her knowledge of Spanish.
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It’s easy to read recent news about the DACA program – Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals – and think of dreamers in a remote, abstract way. But at Queens, a self-driven DACA recipient Kayley Marchena is making her mark as junior class president. And part-time nanny.
Queens students and staff feel drawn to the polls by issues such as social justice and immigration.