We're excited to announce that two IEC students were featured in an article in Latino American Today written by our executive director, David Gaither. The article focused on the role the IEC is playing in helping Latinos in the Twin Cities learn English. Students Noel Olalde and Yessenia Gavilanes talked about their experience at the IEC and how the classes are helping them achieve their goals. Click here to read the article.
MinnPost also recently ran an article about David's work with immigration reform. David was recruited by FWD.US, the Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates pro-immigration reform group. The article focused on David’s role at a recent Capitol Hill lobbying effort in Washington to push for immigration-reform legislation. Click here to read the article.