A public school district in northern Virginia is finalizing a sanctuary city-like policy to prevent staff from disclosing immigration or citizenship status unless the law dictates it or there is a court order. Fairfax County…
ICE issues new guidance on new international students, online courses
Almost two weeks after rescinding a rule on all international students and online courses, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) issued a new guidance on whether newly-enrolled international students can take online courses without…
Agency backtracks on international students and online learning rule
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) withdrew its international student policy after a little over a week, when several higher education institutions filed lawsuits against the rule. According to Inside Higher Ed, the rule required…
Johns Hopkins caves to protesters, won’t renew contract to train ICE agents for medical emergencies
Johns Hopkins University, after pressure from student protesters, announced it will not renew a contract with ICE to trains its agents for medical emergencies.
Johns Hopkins University Students Chain Themselves to Stairs in Campus Building to Protest ICE, Police
Some Johns Hopkins University students decided to protest the university’s ties to ICE and police officers by chaining themselves to a staircase in an administrative building on-campus.
Three University of Virginia Student Groups Upset at Local Jail’s ICE Notification Policy
At least three student groups at the University of Virginia protested a local jail’s policy of notifying the Immigration, Customs and Enforcement agency (ICE) when illegal immigrants are going to be released.
Some Employees Upset at ICE Job Postings on College Website
Some employees at the University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign complained that they do not like government jobs posted from the Immigration, Customs and Enforcement (ICE) agency.
Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Compares ICE to ‘Gestapo’
To one adjunct college professor– who also co-founded Black Lives Matter– the Immigration, Customs and Enforcement (ICE) agency is like Nazi Germany’s secret police Gestapo.
Wisconsin Student Groups Call for Abolishing ICE
Several University of Wisconsin student groups organized an “emergency rally” to call on the Trump administration to abolish the United States of America’s national borders, in addition to other concerns.
Rutgers Professors Upset over DUI Arrest of Suspected Illegal Immigrant
Rutgers University faculty were upset that ICE arrested a suspected illegal immigrant for a DUI.