Nation Of Immigrators

Nation Of Immigrators

A public policy blog on America's dysfunctional immigration system

Monthly Archives: October 2006

International Education Conference Podcast – Chapter 3

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mp3 International Education Conference Podcast – Chapter 3 Everything You Always Wanted to Know About SEVIS* (*but were afraid to ask)

Chapter 3 of our podcasts includes an extensive discussion of the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) administrated by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Susan Geary explains important technical issues such as how to fix incorrect data, certification … Continue Reading

International Education Conference Podcast – Chapter 2

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mp3 International Education Conference Podcast – Chapter 2 Chapter 2 of the International Education Conference Podcast provides a rich discussion of the “intent to return” visa issuance requirement for foreign students. The law, nicknamed “214(b)” in reference to INA §214(b), requires foreign students to have a residence in a foreign country which they have no intention of abandoning. The requirement… Continue Reading

International Education Conference Podcast – Chapter 1

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mp3 International Education Conference Podcast – Chapter 1 On January 23, 2006, this blogger participated in an extended panel discussion with U.S. government officials and university administrators about international students and immigration issues. The event, part of the the 4th Washington International Education Conference (hosted by the Washington International Education Council, Inc., www.washcouncil.org) produced a lively discussion of the… Continue Reading