PG County needs to support undocumented immigrants — during and after the pandemic.
Returning international students will now be able to retain their visa status come fall, even if all their classes are held virtually, as was the case in March when campuses began to close due to the coronavirus.
Maryland is joining 16 other states and the District of Columbia in the lawsuit.
International students need all the support we can give them.
They're calling on local, state and national officials to help.
The university is also creating an Americans with Disabilities Act coordinator position, Pines announced.
OUR VIEW: UMD says it stands with undocumented students, but it hasn't done enough to support them.
If implemented, the rule would impose a maximum period of authorized stay for international students and other non-immigrants to the U.S.
Maryland should reject ICE by blocking a proposal for a new immigrant detention facility.