DACAmented Professionals | Episode 14

Protester holding sign saying Dreamers are American

While DACA recipients can pursue higher education in Arkansas, many could not obtain professional and occupational licenses because of their immigration status. New laws have changed that. In this episode, two students discuss how this legislation is impacting their career paths as the future of DACA remains uncertain due to legal challenges.

Antoinette Grajeda
Antoinette Grajeda

Antoinette Grajeda is Editor-in-Chief of Arkansas Soul, the host of the Affirmative Action podcast and a Northwest Arkansas-based journalist. She has covered race, culture, politics, health, education and the arts in Arkansas for nearly 15 years.