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Academic Engagement

Avoiding abuse by colleges

Universities are reclassifying their majors to get around DHS regulations, for example New York University classifies journalism and drama under a STEM major. STEM is science, technology,engineering and math. This is clearly abusive.

 

In other instances for example at Berkeley, professors openly stated they would conspire to get around DHS/ICE rules by having one student classrooms for immigrants. Immigration is highly... more »

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Support International Students AND their EDUCATORS in the US

F1 students must be allowed to continue their studies in the US online and remotely with the safety of in-person classes in question.

"International students in the U.S. contributed nearly $41 billion to the national economy in the 2018-2019 academic year, according to NAFSA: Association of International Educators" https://www.cnbc.com/2020/07/07/new-rules-for-international-students-could-cost-us-colleges-billions.html... more »

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Border Security

The families of all Chinese students studying in the U.S. will appreciate it if the U.S. can adjust its travel restriction.

I'm an ordinary Chinese man. My only child likes the American culture and values very much so he went to study in a high school in the US. Because of the epidemic, most international flights had been cancelled and air ticket prices had skyrocketed, my son can not return to China this summer to visit his family. My wife and I have not seen our only child for almost a year and we miss him very much. We've already bought... more »

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Open Data

Problem about international student living in LA county

Hello everyone! My name is Lyva IOC representative Cambodia student club in Glendale college. As you know that according to COVID-19 pandemic all the people that living in the state is starting to receiving the stimulus check and also state California releases the P-EBT that helps the people during this pandemic but the international student that living in the state is receive nothing at all. In my opinion, if that state... more »

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International Students and the Proposal - Don't Go Through With the Proposal

I am writing this idea in order to urge the Department of Homeland Security to not go through with the proposal to watch international students even more closely than they already are and to have them register every year, while paying a fee. This is in response to the recent news about a new proposal by DHS officials. This proposal is a disaster not only because the agency and schools lack the resources to keep up with... more »

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