Student Workers

Jocelyn Munguía : Office Assistant

Jocelyn Munguía

Office Assistant

Jocelyn Munguía Chávez is a Mexican, undocumented, queer, dancer, runner, and activist. While pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at UIC, she is involved with several on-campus and community organizations that focus on education, empowerment, and social justice. She is a co-founder of the Fearless Undocumented Alliance (FUA) at UIC and of the Latin@ Youth Action League (L@YAL) of DuPage County, President of Mexican Students de Aztlán (MeSA), an organizer with Undocumented Illinois and Organized Communities Against Deportations (OCAD), and a board member, Secretary of Dare to Dream: Get Educated!

Natalie Cruz : Office Assistant

Natalie Cruz

Office Assistant

Natalie Cruz was born in Guatemala and immigrated to the U.S. with her parents at 9 months old. With immigration being an influential part of her life living undocumented, she has gotten more involved with social justice movements and is currently President of the Fearless Undocumented Alliance on campus.  As a Marketing major working towards a certificate in entrepreneurship, Natalie will soon be the first in her family to graduate from college. 

Alonzo Zamarron : Graphic Design Assistant

Alonzo Zamarron

Graphic Design Assistant

Alonzo Zamarrón was born and raised in Rochelle, a small town in Illinois surrounded by corn. Growing up during his summers, Alonzo worked in the cornfields as a detasseler, which impacted his views on environmental sustainability. He is currently pursuing a Bachelors in Graphic Design at UIC, and has been involved in many social justice movements by designing their promotional material. Over the weekends, Alonzo plays the trumpet and saxophone, and is a member of Banda San Guillermo.