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AAUP Denounces Decision to End DACA Program

September 06, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

In response to President Donald Trump's decision to eliminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) president Rudy Fichtenbaum issued the following statement. read more >

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Trump Ends DACA

September 06, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Colleges look to support students after administration announces end of program that granted hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants protection from deportation and the right to work. read more >

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The Antifa Academic

August 28, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

A Dartmouth lecturer who wrote a book on the anti-fascist movement discusses his research and the people at the center of it read more >

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Texas Colleges Brave Harvey

August 28, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Hurricane prompts evacuations, as well as delays in move-in days and starts of academic years for colleges along the Gulf Coast and in Houston area. read more >

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White Nationalists Rally at University of Virginia

August 14, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Hundreds march with torches, shouting “you will not replace us” and “Jews will not replace us.” Skirmishes break out. University canceled all activities Saturday amid violent clashes in Charlottesville. read more >

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Is Academic Freedom’s Watchdog Losing Its Bite?

July 31, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

At least once a year, Frank Phillips College, in Borger, Tex., gets a letter inviting its administration to work with the American Association of University Professors to get off of the AAUP's censure list. read more >

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Coping With a Blockade

July 31, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Interview with leader from Qatar about the small country’s Education City, which has six U.S. university partners, and how it is coping with a blockade by five Arab nations. read more >