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ISSS Town Hall on Presidential Proclamation

ISSS Town Hall on Presidential Proclamation

The following town hall meeting, hosted by International Student & Scholar Services on June 25, 2020, provides an update on the latest proclamation issued by the Trump administration and answers questions posed by departments on campus, J-1 scholars, and H-1B faculty and researchers. This session defines key terms, provides information on who is affected by and exempt from the proclamation, describes its effects on foreign nationals, and discusses available options for employment.