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Issues in Higher Education Webinar: Passport to Education - Immigration Law and Institutions of Higher Education

April 16, 2015

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President Obama’s recently-announced executive actions on immigration have the potential to change the landscape of immigration for the higher education community, specifically for students and faculty. Join us for an overview of immigration issues tied to non-citizen faculty and employees at U.S. colleges and universities.

  • The first part of this hour-long webinar will address intricacies of immigration law related to recruiting and maintaining foreign national faculty, including sponsorship for temporary work authorization and the special rules for faculty permanent residency sponsorship.
  • The second part of the webinar will explore challenging issues for international student offices regarding foreign national students.
  • The webinar will conclude with a discussion of the newly implemented and proposed changes to immigration law and how those changes may affect institutions of higher education, their faculty and students.

Date and Time
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Noon - 1 p.m. (CDT)

Who Should Attend
Administrators and attorneys of higher education institutions

Continuing Education Credit
This program is pending approval for Colorado, Kansas, Illinois, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, and Texas continuing legal education credit.

Contact Stephanie Dorssom at 314.345.6646.

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