Major: Social Welfare
Research Topic: Access to higher education among undocumented students; Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival; Immigration
Faculty Mentor: Melinda Lewis, LMSW
About Me: Robert Sagastume is a senior in the Social Welfare program. He knows firsthand the challenges faced by undocumented immigrants in the Kansas City metropolitan area as someone who has worked closely with undocumented families and students through his activism, volunteer work, and through his own former undocumented experience.