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Panelists Jessica Valenzuela and Andrés López-Delgado answer questions addressing birthright citizenship and how citizenship is protected by the law during the Office of Diversity and Inclusivity’s Diversity Town Hall Monday. Valenzuela works as a Department of Justice accredited representative at the Immigration Center for Women and Children in downtown Los Angeles where she helps survivors of domestic violence with their visa and citizenship applications. López-Delgado is a third-year student at Yale Law School where he works on issues of fair housing law and community development law. Valenzuela stressed the importance of the contribution of citizens by voting to make an impact rather than being silent.

Discussing immigration

Panelists Jessica Valenzuela and Andrés López-Delgado answer questions addressing birthright citizenship and how citizenship is protected by the law during the Office of Diversity and Inclusivity’s Diversity Town Hall Monday.

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Nancy Cushen White, a dyslexia research specialist from University of California-San Francisco, discusses dyslexia and the benefits of structured literacy during her keynote speech for the second annual Neurodiversity Symposium Sunday in the Campus Center. White discussed Dyslexia and the benefits of structured literacy. White went through all 44 phonetic sounds within the English alphabet. The conference was sponsored by the Center for Neurodiversity, Learning and Wellness. / photo by Katie Pyne

Event discusses dyslexia education

Educators, doctors and other experts on the subject of dyslexia hosted workshops on dyslexia, literacy, and teaching methods as part of the second annual Neurodiversity Symposium Sunday in the Campus Center Ballroom and various classrooms.  Niki Elliott, clinical faculty member of special education and co-director of the Center For Neurodiversity, Learning, and Wellness, began the […]

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