August 22, 2017
Brown University plans to hire one of its own students to serve as a “campus resource and advocate” for illegal immigrants attending the institution.
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The school’s new Undocumented/DACA Undergraduate Programmer will be paid more than $10 an hour to help lead the school’s Undocumented/DACA Student Initiative, which was launched as an explicit response to Donald Trump’s presidency.
A university press release on the initiative admits that “in light of the Trump presidency” the school “launched the undocumented student initiative to institutionalize resources for affected students last semester.”
The initiative itself was formed in response to demands from the Brown Immigrants Right Coalition (BIRC), an officially recognized student organization whose activism is “based upon the idea that no human being is illegal.”
BIRC’s activism “led to
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