Multimedia Center

Welcome to the ILRC Multimedia Center, where you will find podcasts and videos on various areas of immigration law, partner projects, and events.

On Friday, May 31, 2013, the Immigrant Legal Resource Center joined with 300 friends, partners, and supporters to honor Senator Dick Durbin and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Jose Antonio Vargas. The important role the Immigrant Legal Resource Center continues to play in immigration reform was highlighted by ILRC Advisory Board Member, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi.

This compelling new recording features ILRC founder, Bill Hing, and Eric Cohen, ILRC Executive Director, as they share lessons learned from the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA), specifically concerning the policy efforts and implementation. They also  discuss the Senate immigration bill (S.744, “The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act”) and provide advice and best practice tips to organizations on policy advocacy and immigration reform implementation.

This video identifies the supporting documents an applicant has to produceto accompany their DACA request packet and explains how best to organize them.

This video provides a brief overview of DACA, including how many people have applied and the benefits of applying.  It covers the main eligibility requirements for DACA, points out the various issue areas, and provides the volunteer with best practice tips when screening a DACA applicant.

Learn about all of the educational requirements for DACA eligibility in this new podcast, featuring Barbara Pinto, Ralph Santiago Abascal Fellow.

During this question and answer session, you’ll hear ILRC veteran, Mark Silverman respond to questions presented by Su Yon Yi, Special Projects Attorney,  as they discuss the current hot topic of comprehensive immigration reform.

Presented by ILRC Staff Attorneys Lourdes Martinez and Erin Quinn, this videocast provides detailed information about the Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver, including policy updates, how the new waiver differs from the I-601 waiver, eligibility requirements to apply for the I-601A, an overview of the application process, what to do if an application is denied, and much more.

In this podcast, you will hear Lourdes Martinez  and Barbara Pinto explain the difference between a rejection and denial of a DACA request, including what steps to take in connection with each.

In this podcast, you will hear Lourdes Martinez  and Barbara Pinto explain the difference between a rejection and denial of a DACA request, including what steps to take in connection with each.

This first edition of DACA: The Essential Legal Guide is a comprehensive and practice-oriented overview of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) based on the Immigrant Legal Resource Center’s more than two decades of community education, outreach, training and technical assistance on issues impacting immigrant youth.