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Mariella Saavedra

Mariella Saavedra is Peruvian, an aspiring citizen of the United States, and a mental health counseling graduate student at Columbia University who is interning at America’s Voice Education Fund as a part of DREAM Summer. She enjoys writing and dancing, and plans to be a bilingual therapist who serves immigrant populations. 

Blog Posts by Mariella Saavedra

Posted by Mariella Saavedra 2 years 34 weeks ago
As many as 1.4 million undocumented immigrant youth — aka “DREAMers” — would qualify for temporary work permits and be shielded from deportation once President Obama's DREAMer relief goes into...