Once undocumented students graduate from high school they ask themselves if they want to continue going off to college or if its even going to be worth it. Why? because they feel even years of study will not help them in the future. A bachelor’s degree or a master’s degree will not change the fact that the government does not recognize them as legal residents or citizens. Instead, these young people will end up going through the same jobs, struggles, and sacrifices their parents made for them to succeed. Listen to Maricela Aguilar says in this article about this group of youth.
After a False Dawn, Anxiety for Illegal Immigrant Students. The New York Times. by: Julia Preston Publish: February 8, 2011