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Thousands of migrants seek asylum in U.S.

Thousands of migrants seek asylum in U.S.

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

March 15, 2019


Filed under In Print, Top Stories, World & Nation

In February, there were more migrants who were apprehended or turned themselves in to authorities in order to apply for asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border than there have been in 12 years. A Department of Homeland Security official told CNN that there were 10,000 migrants making their way to the U.S.-Mexico...

Migrant caravan in Honduras set for U.S.

Peter Zheng, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under World & Nation

Earlier this month, a migrant caravan formed in Honduras with the goal of reaching the United States for asylum. According to the Washington Post, there are currently more than 3000 people in the caravan comprised of people from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador and it would take more than 2 months...

Every Campus a Refuge recommended by UN

Every Campus a Refuge recommended by UN

Kathleen Herbst, Opinion Editor

January 26, 2018


Filed under In Print, News, Top Stories

Every Campus a Refuge was represented and recognized by the United Nations at the U.N. Together Campaign Summit in New York on Jan. 9. The event sought to promote refugee resettlement efforts and the alleviation of problems that refugees face, specifically in a college setting. 10 colleges and universities,...

News in Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

December 4, 2015


Filed under World & Nation

China Beijing is experiencing an “orange level” alert, meaning the amount of smog is so high that all major factories must be required to either shut down or reduce pollution. Over the past few weeks the city reached pollution readings 17 times what the World Health Organization considers safe....