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New Student Welcome Event - Free Donuts!

New Student Welcome Event - Free Donuts!

IIR Releases New Research on the Future of Education for Undocumented Students

IIR Releases New Research on the Future of Education for Undocumented Students

In 1982,  in Plyler v. Doe, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a Texas  law denying school enrollment to undocumented immigrant  school children, thereby ensuring a free K-12 public education for all students regardless of immigration status. Today, some Americans want to overturn Plyler, and some scholars believe that the official opinion overturning Roe v. Wade, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, laid a foundation for an impending Plyler challenge. The Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) just released a new paper that reviews the Plyler decision, focuses on continuing barriers to education faced by undocumented students, and examines the potential impact of overturning Plyler. 

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Farewell SAIL, Hello CECiL!

Farewell SAIL, Hello CECiL!

The Social Action and Integrative Learning (SAIL) office is closing it's doors. It's sad to see them go, but the Office of Community Engagement and Civic Learning (CECiL) is here for you now!

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