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USCIS updates policy guidance for international students

The PIE News

US Citizenship and Immigration Services has updated its policy guidance for international students, including specification of the rule that sees OPT extended to startups for STEM students. The post USCIS updates policy guidance for international students appeared first on The PIE News.

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Harvard’s Misguided Guidance on Protest and Dissent

Academe Blog

But it seems top administrators at Harvard are the ones who really need a lesson on the topic, since that same day they announced a new “Guidance on Protest and Dissent” that restricts the right… WILSON On January 19, 2024, PEN America held a major summit on free expression at Harvard University.

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Universities need regulation, not optional guidance, on how they support student mental health

Wonkhe

For Kirsty Palmer, talk of guidance and best practice is falling short The post Universities need regulation, not optional guidance, on how they support student mental health appeared first on Wonkhe. Should the processes that universities follow when dealing with complex student mental health issues be standardised?

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EDUCAUSE and Third-Party Servicer Guidance

Educause

A recent guidance letter from the U.S. Given the disruption this would cause, EDUCAUSE has asked the department to rescind the letter, fully consult with institutions and their stakeholders, and revise its guidance.

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Sector welcomes new US STEM OPT guidance

The PIE News

Leaders in international education in the US shared their reaction with The PIE News about the impact the new guidance will likely have on recruitment and retention of international students. The post Sector welcomes new US STEM OPT guidance appeared first on The PIE News.

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Biden Admin Issues Guidance after Affirmative Action Decision

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

The Departments of Education and Justice have published their guidance on the Supreme Court’s race-conscious admissions ruling, offering clarity to colleges and applicants about the post-affirmative action landscape. According to the guidance, race and ethnicity can be considered, insofar as they relate to applicants’ lives. “A

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Massachusetts Issues Guidance to State Colleges on Promoting Diversity in Admissions

Insight Into Diversity

On Monday, Massachusetts issued guidance on how state colleges and universities can persist in their efforts to promote equal access and representation in higher education following the U.S. The post Massachusetts Issues Guidance to State Colleges on Promoting Diversity in Admissions appeared first on INSIGHT Into Diversity.

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