Brandon traveled to the U.S. from El Salvador with a coyote when he was 9 years old.
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.
The announcement comes after President Trump’s Monday executive order, which limits the issuing of H-1B visas, H-2B visas, H-4 visas, L-1 visas, and certain J-1 visas.
UMD President Wallace Loh urged the passage of the American Dream and Promise Act.
For some, the coronavirus could mean reconsidering staying enrolled at this university.
Laughing can be a terrific coping mechanism.
We need to require economic patriotism from corporations, not just workers.
To protect the most vulnerable, there must be a moratorium on evictions.
The university suspended programs in Italy, China and South Korea earlier this semester.