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Watson College of Education Receives Fulbright-Hays Short-Term Study Abroad Grant
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The Watson College of Education has received a $89,279 grant to provide a dozen Onslow County teachers research and professional development opportunities in South Africa. The Fulbright-Hays Short-Term Study Abroad grant, funded through the U.S. ... [...]
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'It Is Extremely Unsettling': GOP Rep. Files Bill to 'Immediately' Suspend …
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Rep. Brian Babin (R-Texas) introduced a bill earlier this week that would place “an immediate suspension on allowing immigrants into the United States under the refugee resettlement program, until the Government Accountability Office (GAO) completes a ... [...]
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Illegal Immigrant Charged in Killing of Ohio Woman
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Image: Illegal Immigrant Charged in Killing of Ohio Woman A large photo of Kate Steinle, who was killed by an illegal immigrant in San Francisco, is shown while her dad Jim Steinle testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (Photo by Mark Wilson ... [...]
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Despite H-1B lottery, offshore firms dominate visa use
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Offshore outsourcing firms that do most of their work in India remain the largest users of the H-1B visa for computer-related jobs, seemingly unaffected by the odds of the visa lottery, according to new data. With the exception of a few tech firms ... [...]
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Immigration Activists Accuse Bernie Sanders Of Using GOP Talking Points
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WASHINGTON -- When Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said this week that he opposes open borders -- more a hypothetical than an actual policy proposal -- no one was shocked. The Democratic presidential candidate supported comprehensive immigration ... [...]
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Authorities: LA man posed as federal immigration agent
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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Federal prosecutors say a Los Angeles man is facing multiple felony charges after posing as an immigration agent and offering to help secure the release of detained relatives in exchange for thousands of dollars in cash. [...]
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AUPP provides real world experience through internships and study abroad programs
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Despite being a young university in Cambodia, the American University of Phnom Penh has made some big advances for tertiary education in the Kingdom. Based on the American education system, the university has a strong general education program to ... [...]
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Oakland University student recalls recent study abroad trip to Cuba
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Along with eight other students from other institutions around the nation, Chidiac, of Rochester Hills, recently completed a month-long study abroad trip to Cuba. “I wanted to go to a Spanish-speaking country and Cuba made the most sense,” she said. [...]
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Salma Hayek on Donald Trump's immigration stance: 'I'm not dumb, so I see …
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Salma Hayek produced and voices a character in "Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet," an animated film made from the celebrated Lebanese poet's book of verse and philosophy. The Mexico-born actress and producer, who has long been outspoken on topics such ... [...]
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On Immigration, Trump and Coffman Look the Same, but Are They?
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Reflecting yesterday on Donald Trump's recent pledge to deport, cattle-car style, each and every one of the 11 million undocumented immigrants in America -- and then expedite the return of the "good ones"-- the Washington Post's Greg Sargent called on ... [...]
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Minister Alexander issues statement to recognize Emancipation Day
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Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander issued the following statement to recognize Emancipation Day. [...]
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Funding limit for multicultural events increased to $25,000
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Multicultural events in Canada may now receive as much as $25,000 through Inter-Action, Minister for Multiculturalism Jason Kenney announced today. [...]
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Supporting Jewish-Muslim Intercultural Understanding in Canada
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July 31, 2015-Ottawa-The Government of Canada will support a project to foster stronger relations between Canada's Jewish and Muslim communities of North African origin, announced Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism. The Communauté Sépharade Unifiée du Québec (CSUQ) will receive up to $2 [...]
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Supporting Holocaust Education
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Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, announced today that through Inter-Action, Canada's multiculturalism grants and contributions program, the Government of Canada will support three Holocaust education projects as part of its commitment to supporting Holocaust education, research and remem [...]
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Farm employers 'manipulate' female backpackers into sexual acts in return for …
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The Fair Work Ombudsman said it was conscious "an overseas worker's vulnerability whilst in Australia can be increased by factors such as the remoteness of working locations and dependence on the employer to obtain eligibility for a second-year visa". [...]
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Jesus Deniz Mendoza, Mexican accused of double murder, was legal immigrant
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The man accused of killing two Good Samaritans who tried to help him on a Montana roadside was encountered by immigration authorities earlier this year after a burglary arrest, but was unable to be deported because he had already gotten legal status, ... [...]
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Feds need to strengthen immigration enforcement, sheriffs say
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Fueled by the outrage over the fatal shooting of a woman in San Francisco by an unauthorized immigrant with a criminal record, sheriffs around the country are planning to hold community meetings to draw attention to gaps in immigrant detention policies ... [...]
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