March 2017 Government & Community Relations Update

More than 500 universities sign letter to White House calling for support of Dreamers

March 23, 2017
On March 17, the American Council on Education (ACE) delivered a letter to President Donald Trump regarding Dreamers, young people brought to the United States by undocumented parents before the age of 16.

Ducks swoop into Salem to make a case for a budget boost

March 9, 2017
This article first appeared in Around the O on March 9, 2017 Almost 100 university leaders, students and alumni rallied in Salem on Thursday to urge lawmakers to boost state support for public universities and protect the affordability of a college degree.