My name is LuzHilda Campos. I’m 28 years old, was born in Ciudad Juárez, and I’m a DACA recipient. I migrated at the age of 3 with my family, and we chose New Mexico as our home. My parents recently were able to adjust their status through a family petition submitted by my younger sister, as she turned 21 two years ago. My older sister and I are semi-protected by DACA, and we are fighting to keep the program alive.
Being undocumented was never a secret, although I never understood what it really meant. My parents spoke about limitations, but I saw none. I was going to school just like any other child; I was learning just as
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