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Panel analyzes immigration policy and rhetoric in the Trump era

Speakers discussed the immigrant experience in the age of Trump at the panel, “Immigration and Racial Rhetoric in Trump’s America,” April 15.

| Staff Reporter

Panel draws campus attention to worldwide refugee crisis

Local experts explored the U.S.’s response to the four million Syrian refugees seeking asylum globally and Missouri’s low rate of passport issuance in a panel on the global refugee crisis.

Alberto Farino | Staff Reporter

Cultural Expo showcases diverse organizations

Last Friday night, students had the opportunity to learn about diverse cultures, along with the issues surrounding cultural appropriation at the Cultural Expo hosted by the Sigma Iota Rho Honor Society (SIR) at the Danforth University Center.

| Staff Reporter

New International & Area Studies concentration nears upcoming fall 2015 release

A new international affairs concentration could be available to International and Area Studies students by fall 2015, IAS Director of Undergraduate Studies Andrew Sobel announced at a Tuesday meeting of Sigma Iota Rho, the IAS honorary.

John Lu | Contributing Reporter

Pulitzer-grantee and WSU professor Chilson to speak Tuesday

Within four days of arriving in the West African country of Mali last April, a Washington State University professor’s mission of writing about newly-formed borderlands shifted to covering the takeover of the country by jihadi fighters.

Calla Zhou | Student Life

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