Category Archives: Students

BSW Student Representative Evelyn Lopez-Rodriguez, Advocates for Undocumented Workers...

New York lawmakers are nearing agreement on a $2 billion fund that would provide assistance to jobless workers who were excluded from unemployment benefits during the pandemic, including undocumented immigrants. As activists hold hunger strikes and march for the excluded workers fund, several suburban lawmakers continue to express concern that the effort goes too far even … Continue reading BSW Student Representative Evelyn Lopez-Rodriguez, Advocates for Undocumented Workers During COVID-19

NASW-NYS Student members, Ruki Asfe and Liane Aviles Interviewed by News 12

Schumer calls on Biden administration to use executive order for student loan forgiveness Student loan debt is a serious issue for many in higher education, which leads to years or even decades of financial sacrifice to pay back. NASW-NYS Student members, Ruki Asfe and Liane Aviles weigh in!