#DefendDACA and our Immigrant Communities

On September 5th, 2017, posted in: General Announcements, Latest News, LMSA Chapters, LMSA Events, Newsletter Featured Articles, Policy News by

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Dear LMSA Family,
Our fellow immigrant brothers, sisters, and families, are under threat again. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton along with attorney general from various other states sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the current administration calling for the end of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) by September 5thLMSA West is committed to fighting for the safety and stay of the 11 million undocumented immigrants in our country.
Below are some resources and things you can do to protect our families:

As we fight to protect DACA, we must not forget that there are many immigrants who are not protected under DACA who also need our support.

If you are an undocumented pre-health or health professional student, we want to hear from you! Please email us your story and a picture to be featured in our newsletter and LMSA West Facebook page. We can also feature your story anonymously. 
 
If you are interested in doing more policy work with LMSA West, join our Google Group.
In solidarity,
2017-2018 LMSA West Co-VPs of Policy
Marcela Zhou Huang vp_policy@lmsa.net
 
Web: lmsa.net/west   |   Facebook: facebook.com/LMSA.West    |   Twitter: twitter.com/lmsa_west

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Join us for the 2017 LMSA Policy Summit on October 20th – 22nd in Washington, DC

On July 12th, 2017, posted in: General Announcements, Latest News, LMSA Events, Policy News by Comments Off on Join us for the 2017 LMSA Policy Summit on October 20th – 22nd in Washington, DC

Hola familia,

Please join us in October for our 4th Annual LMSA Policy Summit in Washington D.C. If you are planning on submitting a resolution, the deadline to do so is August 1st, 2017.

For more information and news from last year’s summit, please check out lmsa.net/policy.

 

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Mentorship Information at the Chapters

On May 5th, 2017, posted in: General Announcements, Latest News, LMSA Chapters, LMSA Events, Mentorship News by

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Hola LMSA familia!

Mentorship has put together a document of the mentorship opportunities located at various chapters. You can read about it on the pdf file below or by visiting the chapter pages under the “Who We Are” and “Our Chapters”.

Don’t hesitate to contact the chapters on how to get involved in mentorship!

LMSA West mentorship practices

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Unidos en Accion: 33rd Annual LMSA West Conference at UCSF

On March 29th, 2017, posted in: General Announcements, Latest News, LMSA Events by

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On behalf of LMSA,

Thank you all who attended the conference! And another thank you to the Conference Planning Committee at UCSF, including VP of Conference, Faby Molina! Their hard work put together a truly fantastic event.

And congratulations to the Class of 2017! May your hard work and dedication take you all far in your future.

 

Con mucho cariño, 

Amber Lara, VP of Website

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33rd Annual Conference at UCSF – Flash Sale!

On February 28th, 2017, posted in: General Announcements, Latest News, LMSA Events by

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Visit the conference event page to register via Eventbrite!

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