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AP: Visa lottery winners feel cheated by Trump’s visa ban

Noha, an Egyptian engineer, should feel lucky after winning a visa lottery that randomly selects people from a pool of more than...

AP: Drive-up US citizenship eases backlog, but new threat looms

A 60-year-old U.K. citizen drove into a Detroit parking garage on a recent afternoon, lowered the window of her SUV to...

VOA: Anti-Racism Protests Spark Conversations Within Chinese Immigrant Families

WASHINGTON - Twenty-year-old Eileen Huang is an English major at Yale University. Growing up in a Chinese immigrant family in a small...

AP: Justices boost Trump administration’s power in asylum cases

The Supreme Court on Thursday strengthened the Trump administration’s ability to deport people seeking asylum without allowing them to make their...

VOA: Business Leaders Worry Trump Visa Ban Will Discourage Highly-Skilled Immigrants from Relocating to US

President Donald Trump’s executive order this week to extend and expand a ban on issuing visas to certain classes of foreign...

NPR: Trump’s Freeze On H-1B Work Visas Disproportionately Affects Indians

The Trump administration's latest freeze on certain types of work visas, designed to protect American jobs during the COVID-19 crisis, is having...

VOA: H-1B Visa Halt Will Deter Foreign Students, Experts Say

A Trump administration order to suspend H-1B, J and other temporary work visas will further deter international students from seeking higher education...

BBC: H-1B visa: New US law is bad news for Indian tech workers

US President Donald Trump has suspended visas for highly-skilled workers until the end of this year. The White House...

VOA: Trump Heads to Arizona to Inspect New Section of Border Wall

U.S. President Donald Trump is heading to the southwestern state of Arizona for a border wall inspection and to make a...

NPR: Trump Freezes Green Cards, Work Visas Until End Of Year

Updated on Monday at 4:15 p.m. President Trump will extend a freeze on "green cards" for new immigrants and...

AP: Trump says he will renew effort to end DACA protections

WASHINGTON (AP) — Undeterred by this week’s Supreme Court ruling, President Donald Trump said Friday he will renew his effort to end...

CNN: Supreme Court blocks Trump from ending DACA

Washington (CNN) The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked the Trump administration's attempt to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, an Obama-era program that protects...

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Illinois Community Pledge provides common focus on COVID-19 safety

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff are invited to sign a voluntary pledge that reinforces the need for...

[Illinois] Eight projects awarded funding for AI research to mitigate COVID-19

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eight University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign projects are among 26 to receive the first C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute awards for artificial...

Research Park Offers FREE Technology Training Program, Application Now Open

CHAMPAIGN -- The University of Illinois Research Park is launching a free technology training program to increase skills in programming and data...

[Illinois] Tests optional for fall 2021 freshman applicants

Students applying for fall 2021 freshman admission to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will not be required to submit SAT or...