The Colorado Migrahack is off and running! Below is a simple summary of teams and story ideas to create a rundown of ideas and to foster collaboration.

  1. Team 1: TRAC Data Holes // Colorado Business From ICE Contracts
  2. Team 2: Myths Around Immigrant Employment
  3. Team 3: Myth Busting Colorado’s Immigration Data
  4. Team 6: Private Prisons in Colorado and How They Benefit
  5. Team Denver Post: Employment Visas (H1V, H2A, H2B)
  6. Team Colorado Sun: 1) Impacts of Immigration to Colorado; County By County Native to Immigrant Population OR 2) Economic Impact
  7. Team Entravision: Denver/Colorado Police Stops and Profiling
  8. Team Climate Change: Influx of Climate Change Refugees to Colorado
  9. Team KRZA: Possibly Focusing on Employment
  10. Team DACA: Alternatives to DACA
  11. Team Healthcare: Health Equity and Language Access for Legal and Undocumented Colorado Immigrants
  12. Team CPR: Unaccompanied Minors in Colorado
  13. Team KUNC: Path to Naturalization
  14. Team Chalkbeat: Unaccompanied Minors
  15. Team Federal Overreach: How Does the Federal Government Work With Private Companies to Perform ICE Tasks and Services and to What Monetary End (intersection between ICE and criminal justice system in Colorado)
  16. Team MSU Denver: Explainer Videos About Legal Barriers, Myths and Solutions for Colorado Immigration
  17. Team Y: Story TBD
  18. Team Z: Detention Treatment in Aurora