Community Health, Youth Voices
Undocumented and without a social security number, Jose Salazar couldn’t get paid. His job: The elected student body president of Cal State Long Beach. So the aerospace engineering and physics double major took on construction work on top of classes and the president’s duties. “Nobody really cared about (my) situation.” Then his application for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals was accepted and things began to fall into place. Read the story at VoiceWaves Long Beach.