Citizen Student Creates Scholarship for Texas DREAMer

"Reyna is precocious about money, which her family continues to closely budget, downgrading their cellphone plans and searching for scholarships to help fund Reyna's next stop in life: college. Her search for scholarships included one specific requirement: the applications could not...

Man of Two Countries at Home in Neither

"After years in North Texas, Marco Pacheco left Mansfield 17 months ago for Mexico, determined to “get right by the law.” His parents had brought him to Texas unlawfully when he was 12. He graduated from Mansfield schools and a Fort Worth community college. But without legal status,...

Surreal Dream for DREAMers

"Andrea Gonzalez Garnier, who graduated last spring with a government degree from the University of Texas, and Pedro Villalobos, now in his second year at UT Law School, are Dreamers. They are called that because they are among the nearly 50,000 students to take advantage of the Texas Dream Act...