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Article ID: 699767

Washington University in St. Louis School of Law Opens Immigration Law Clinic

Washington University in St. Louis

The School of Law at Washington University in St. Louis has launched a new immigration clinic, aimed at helping students learn how to handle immigration matters affecting low- to moderate-income people.“The goal of the Immigration Law Clinic is to provide upper-level law students hands-on experience working with clients to resolve their immigration legal issues,” said Katie Meyer, assistant professor of practice and director of the clinic.

Released:
29-Aug-2018 4:05 PM EDT

Education

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Article ID: 699512

Register Now for Free Green Card Webinar for Foreign Scientific Researchers

American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB)

The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) has teamed with immigration law firm Getson and Shatz to offer a free webinar—Green Cards for Scientific Researchers: How to Win Your EB-1A/NIW Case—on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, from 1:30-2:30 pm EDT.

Released:
27-Aug-2018 9:00 AM EDT

Law and Public Policy

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Article ID: 699363

Children Take Longer to Learn Two Languages At Once Compared to Just One – Don’t Fret

Florida Atlantic University

Bilingual children from immigrant families are not two monolinguals in one. They develop each language at a slower pace because their learning is spread across two languages. A researcher shows strong evidence that the rate of language growth is influenced by the quantity of language input. She challenges the belief, held in and out of scientific circles that children are linguistic sponges who quickly absorb the language or languages they hear and become proficient speakers of both languages.

Released:
23-Aug-2018 9:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 698974

Using Data Analytics to Target Human Smugglers

Homeland Security's Science & Technology Directorate

Igloo was developed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), and is currently in use by select units of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), the lead agency for investigating human smuggling.

Released:
14-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT

Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 698419

Psychologists Discuss Effects of Immigration on Mental Health

American Psychological Association (APA)

With the issue of immigration featured prominently in the news, psychologists at the 126th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association will be discussing many aspects of the topic, including the psychological harm to migrant youth in detention facilities and how psychologists are responding to the needs of immigrant communities. Following is a list of relevant sessions.

Released:
1-Aug-2018 2:30 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 698098

APA Voices Concern at Continued Separation of Migrant Children and Parents

American Psychological Association (APA)

WASHINGTON – Following is the statement of Jessica Henderson Daniel, PhD, president of the American Psychological Association, regarding the continued separation of migrant children and their parents:

Released:
26-Jul-2018 12:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 697655

Georgetown Physician On Separated Immigrant Families

Georgetown University Medical Center

The long-lasting impacts of the acute stress and trauma being experienced by children being separated at the US border is "absolutely terrifying," a Georgetown expert in childhood development, trauma, and resilience says.

Released:
19-Jul-2018 12:05 PM EDT

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