St. Bonaventure community shows support for DACA: a photo series

Photos by Chezell Montgomery

@cheyslays_

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Members of the St. Bonaventure University community gathered in front of Plassmann Hall on Monday to show solidarity with the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
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The program allows undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children to remain in the country and work without threat of deportation.
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Haylei John, president of the Student Government Association, welcomed the crowd and thanked them for showing their support.
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Last week, President Trump announced plans to rescind the program, which employs nearly 800,000 people.
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Parker Suddeth, coordinator of the Damietta Center for Multicultural Student Affairs, sang the protest song Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around.
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Father Michael D. Calabria offered a prayer to immigrants currently in the United States and around the world.
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Students, faculty and staff bowed their heads in prayer with Calabria.
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