Undocumented Entrepreneurs

Dream Big

The number of undocumented business owners is rapidly growing in the United States. For undocumented students, entrepreneurship presents an opportunity to creatively pursue and fulfill career aspirations.

Iliana G. Perez, Director of Research and Entrepreneurship at Immigrants Rising, shares her …

By Tara Malone
Tara Malone Assistant Director, Career Development, Stamford Campus Tara Malone
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Interested in Starting Your Own Business? 

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So, you’re interested in starting your own business? You don’t know where to start, and that’s okay. Starting a business or taking a delve into forming an entrepreneurial mindset can be intimidating, but that doesn’t mean that you need to …

By Alex Manna
Alex Manna Program Assistant/Employer Relations Coordinator, Stamford Campus Alex Manna
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C4D: A youth-led statewide network for undocumented students

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CT Students for a Dream is the only undocumented student-led organization in the state of Connecticut. They offer information on securing institutional aid and a comprehensive College Access Program.

Institutional Aid

If you are an undocumented student living in Connecticut, …

By Tara Malone
Tara Malone Assistant Director, Career Development, Stamford Campus Tara Malone
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3 Resources to Help Undocumented Students Navigate Professional Opportunities

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Living as an undocumented student in the United States presents its own unique set of challenges. Many students may not have access to the same opportunities as some of their peers to exhibit their exceptional skills and experiences. While it …

By Victoria
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10 People on What It Was Like to Be the First (or Only) at Work

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It isn’t easy to do something new. That’s especially true when no one—or no one you can see yourself in—has done it before. Being the first one, or the only one like you, is daunting. And it doesn’t matter on …

By The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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