Tag Archives: immigrant students

Sometimes the answer is right in front of you

The Board of Regents is worried about falling college enrollments — then why do they keep blocking the enrollment of immigrant students? . . .

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Senate committee okays ‘sanctuary campus’ bill

Senate Higher Education Committee gives a “do pass” recommendation to Earl Ehrhart’s ‘sanctuary campus’ bill . . .

Tags: Earl Ehrhart , immigrant students , Nan Orrock , sanctuary campus

Judge rules in favor of immigrant students on tuition lawsuit

Fulton County Superior Court Judge Gail Tusan says the state must offer in-state tuition to some undocumented college students . . .

Tags: immigrant students , Judge Gail Tusan , University System tuition

Immigrant students file suit again for in-state tuition

Immigrant college students are suing the members of the Board of Regents over their policy of charging higher tuition rates to undocumented students . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , immigrant students , lawsuit , tuition rates

Political Notes – What happens after Tolleson steps down from the Senate?

Ross Tolleson’s retirement from the Legislature will require a special election for his senate seat and a new chairman for the Senate Natural Resources Committee . . .

Tags: annexations , Charles Kuck , DeKalb County , elena parent , Georgia Supreme Court , immigrant students , Jan Tankersley , Nathan Deal , Rick Jeffares , Ross Tolleson , University System

Georgia loses tax dollars, college grads through immigrant policy

GBPI report says Georgia could add more tax dollars, college graduates, by giving immigrants more access to public colleges . . .

Tags: GBPI , immigrant students , in-state tuition , University System

Colleges will emphasize training to deal with sexual misconduct

The Board of Regents adopts a new plan for confronting the issues of campus safety and sexual violence at Georgia’s public colleges . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , campus safety , immigrant students , tuition rates , University System

DACA students urge passage of tuition bill

Immigrant students call for passage of legislation that would allow them to attend Georgia’s public colleges at the lower, in-state tuition rate . . .

Tags: college tuition , DACA , immigrant students , Nan Orrock

Democrats’ bill would lower tuition for DACA students

The Senate’s Democratic leadership is sponsoring a bill that would allow immigrant college students to pay lower in-state tuition rates . . .

Tags: immigrant students , tuition rates , University System

House panel delays vote on immigrant student bill

House committee hears emotional testimony on a bill to prohibit undocumented immigrants from attending a Georgia college, but does not vote on the measure . . .

Tags: ban immigrants , Carl Rogers , Hank Huckaby , House Higher Education Committee , immigrant students , Tom Rice , University System