CLORE in Action

CLORE in Action

Activism and advocacy in the community.

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

The Center has been following closely the developments surrounding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals — commonly known as DACA or deferred action — the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) policy that, as of August 15, 2012, has allowed certain undocumented students to apply for a work permit.

Please check back for more updates on DACA, as well as for information on future events sponsored by CLORE and other organizations aimed at creating awareness about the initiative and its implications for more comprehensive immigration reform.

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The Latino Vote

This site seeks to provide numerous sources for readers to have easily accessible information regarding the "Latino Vote" and how it impacted the 2012 presidential election. Read more

Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor

CLORE's access to justice work on the first Latina justice to the U.S. Supreme Court.

CLORE Organizes Law Professor's Report on Justice Sotomayor <pdf>

Prof. Jenny Rivera Interviewed on PBS, NBC, CNN & Others

Highlights of CLORE Director Jenny Rivera's interviews and articles concerning the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor.

CLORE High School Law Academy

CLORE has launched a summer program geared towards introducing public high school students to public interest law and the legal profession. Read more » <pdf>

Call for Papers

A Special Issue of CENTRO Journal on Puerto Rican Religion and Religiosity More information » <pdf>

CLORE Joins Organizations Urging FCC Inquiry Into Effects Of Hate Speech

CLORE has signed on to the letter in support <pdf> of this petition. We encourage you to join us by following these links:

CHCI 2012 Program Applications Now Available Online

CHCI is recruiting Hispanic American students - undergraduate and graduate - for its nationally recognized youth development leadership programs. Applications for CHCI's 2012 Congressional Internship, Public Policy Fellowship, Graduate Fellowship, and Scholarship Programs are now available online at »


CLORE Speaking Engagements

CLORE speaking out in the community.