Oscar Cornejo ’17, a DACAmented student, is a founding member of Dartmouth CoFIRED and has served as the Co-Director in the 2014 and 2015 cycles. Oscar was born in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico and migrated to the United States in 2000. Ever since arriving to the United States, Oscar has lived in Illinois.
At Dartmouth, Oscar is double majoring in Sociology and Native American Studies modified with Latin American & Caribbean Studies. He has been an intern for the Office of Pluralism and Leadership, an undergraduate member of the Office of Judicial Affairs, and an Associate Fellow in the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship program.
After graduation, Oscar plans to attend graduate school to pursue a PhD in Sociology, and eventually become a Professor.