DREAM TEAM Newsletter

Sunday, April 3rd, 2016

Greetings from the Directors,

Greetings everyone,
Hope you all are enjoying this weekend. We have lots of events and announcements in store for you, so please check this out. Good luck with JPs and thesis and all that hard stuff !
-Dream Luv,
Your Co-directors

Project Updates

Futuro Session this Thursday, April 7th!

There are empty spots in the car for Futuro! Please sign up by emailing agamio@ , danieljn@, or alcq@!


Dentention Center Visit This Saturday!

There's also space in the vans for members to join us for the biweekly detention center visit this Saturday. Please email paulanic@ to get on the list!

Futuro & DREAM End of the Year Celebration Planning Committee!

If you are interested in helping plan the end of the year celebration for Futuro participants and Dream Team members, please email mperales@ for more information on how to get involved!

DREAM Team Events

April 5th: Favianna Rodriguez: Art as Activism

Favianna Rodriguez is an Afro-Peruvian American transnational artist and cultural organizer from Oakland, California. She uses her perspective as a child of migrant workers growing up in a high crime area to forge her identity as a feminist and activist.
Please join us as we welcome Favianna to the Carl Fields Center.
Please join us for a discussion and art workshop. You won't want to miss this!
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April 6th: Dinner Discussion with Dan-el Padilla Peralta- RSVP required

Join us for an informal conversation with Prof. Dan-el Padilla Peralta, Princeton alumnus and incoming faculty member in the Classics department.
Dan-el is the author of "Undocumented: A Dominican Boy’s Odyssey From a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League."
FREE copies of his memoir will be given out to the first few guests who come to dinner.
A Conversation with Dan-el Padilla Peralta
April 6, 6pm, Firestone Room - RSVP HERE
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April 7th: Second 7-Eleven Protest

The fight against wage theft continues this April 7th from 6-8 pm as community members and Dream Team members gather to protest in front of the 7-eleven located on Nassau Street. For more information, please click here. The event was shared to us through the Latin American Legal and Education Fund (LALDEF).
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April 13th: An Evening with Jose Antonio Vargas

Jose Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, filmmaker, and media publisher whose work centers on the changing American identity. He is the founder of Define American, a non-profit media and culture organization that seeks to elevate the conversation around immigration and citizenship in America; and the founder and editor of #EmergingUS, a digital platform that lives at the intersection of race, immigration, and identity in a multicultural America. #EmergingUS is the first-ever media property owned by an undocumented immigrant. He's also been featured on the cover of TIME (below). For more info and to RSVP, click here!
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Other Campus Events

April 8th and 9th: Folklorico Show!

Please join many of our DREAM Team members as they perform for the Folklorico de Princeton annual Spring Show, "Las Catrinas"! You won't want to miss it :)
For more info, please click here!
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DEADLINE: APRIL 15TH ! Apply to be a PUMP Mentor!

If you have ever felt confused or overwhelmed at Princeton or have benefited from a mentorship experience on campus, now is the time to take on that mentor role for an incoming Princetonian by joining PUMP!! You can help them navigate campus and make their transition into campus life a lot easier!
For more information, contact cperales@!
Application can be found HERE!