Dream Defenders http://wlrn.org en DREAMers Receive Scholarships From Miami Dade College http://wlrn.org/post/dreamers-receive-scholarships-miami-dade-college <p>Miami Dade College announced last week that it will be giving scholarships to DREAMers--the&nbsp;undocumented students who have grown up in the United States and would like to attend college here.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">MDC has joined forces with TheDream.US, who will be providing the scholarships.&nbsp;</span></p><p>On Tuesday the college held a ceremony at the Freedom Tower where the 22 Miami-Dade scholarship recipients signed their scholar commitment forms surrounded by their families and advisors.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 13:11:05 +0000 Lisann Ramos 27822 at http://wlrn.org DREAMers Receive Scholarships From Miami Dade College Listen: Youth Activists Go To Tally To Talk Immigration Reform, Voting Rights, Juvenile Justice http://wlrn.org/post/listen-youth-activists-go-tally-talk-immigration-reform-voting-rights-juvenile-justice <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">College students from Miami and elsewhere around the state are trying to keep the dream alive.</span></p><p>They came by bus to Tallahassee&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">during the opening week of the legislative session. The group is known as th</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">e Dream Defenders.</span></p><p>Phillip Agnew, Executive Director of <a href="http://dreamdefenders.org/" target="_blank">Dream Defenders</a>, led a news conference inside the Capitol then spoke with us about the group’s legislative agenda.</p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 16:00:00 +0000 Gina Jordan 10646 at http://wlrn.org Listen: Youth Activists Go To Tally To Talk Immigration Reform, Voting Rights, Juvenile Justice