Sunday, August 1, 2021

DREAMEr qualifies for the Olympics, but his DACA status almost kept him away

Runner Luis Grijalva, an Arizona college student, got the news that he will be going to Tokyo to participate in the Olympics, representing his native country, Guatemala. However, in his case, being able to live his dream as an Olympian went beyond qualifying as an athlete. Grijalva was named to the Guatemalan Olympic team last month, after he finished second in the NCAA 5,000- meter final for Northern Arizona University with a time of 13 minutes, 13.14 seconds. He came to the U.S. with his family when he was only 1 year old and he’s in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) … [Read More...]

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