DACA/Dreamers Op-Ed Content Ideas and Resources

State and local op-eds and other first person testimonials from college and university leaders are an important part of the larger legislative advocacy push to help solidify Dreamers’ futures in this country following the harmful Fifth Circuit ruling on DACA.

To support the drafting of these first person essays, the Presidents’ Alliance has developed a potential op-ed arc and related resources for member institutions – either to stimulate thinking of how you can lead on drafting or to provide a more informed starting place for how we might lead on a draft working with you.

As always, and as needed, we are ready and able to work with you on drafting, editing, and the pitching and placement process – don’t hesitate to reach out to Diego Sánchez at

Download the DACA/Dreamers Op-Ed Arc