A University Dream Act

from Campus Reform:

  • A University of New Mexico professor included a section on her English Composition II syllabus labeled “Clean Dream Act Now.”
  • In it, Professor Brenna Gomez pledges that she “will not disclose the immigration status of any student…unless required by a warrant,” and will offer “immigration-related accommodations” to all students who need them.

A University of New Mexico English professor included a pledge on her syllabi to protect and “accommodate” illegal immigrant students who take her courses.

“As an educator, I fully support the rights of undocumented students to an education and to live free from the fear of deportation,” Professor Brenna Gomez wrote on her English Composition II syllabus, in a section labeled “Clean Dream Act Now.”

“As an educator, I fully support the rights of undocumented students to an education and to live free from the fear of deportation.”    

“I pledge that I will not disclose the immigration status of any student who shares this information with me unless required by a warrant, and I will work with students who require immigration-related accommodations,” the statement continued.

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