Last week the Education Writers Association announced FUSION was named a finalist for the 2017 EWA National Awards for Education Reporting. FUSION‚Äôs documentary series ‚ÄúThe Naked Truth‚ÄĚ was named a finalist in the broadcast category for its documentary ‚ÄúUndocumented on Campus.‚ÄĚ

Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign by demeaning Mexicans and promising to build a now infamous wall, political rhetoric that has sparked fear across the country‚Äôs 11 million undocumented immigrants, including those chasing the American Dream on campuses across the country. ‚ÄúThe Naked Truth: Undocumented on Campus,‚ÄĚ is an hour-long documentary narrated by actress Jackie Cruz (‚ÄúOrange Is the New Black‚ÄĚ), that takes an unprecedented and intimate look at the challenges facing undocumented students in the United States.