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On March 27 in Carter Hall, guest speaker David W. Haines gives a speech on immigration and shows illustrations with strong emotional value towards immigration.

‘A different America’

Speaker discusses immigration, refugees
Sarah Rogers, Opinion Editor March 28, 2017

Immigration continues to be a topic of debate both at the university and abroad. David Haines, a professor emeritus of sociology and anthropology at George Mason University, presented his discussion...

Faculty Senate to vote on letter addressing executive order

Riley Guerzini, News Editor February 15, 2017

Faculty Senate got political in its Friday meeting Feb. 10. The senate will vote on an open letter to the university regarding the recent executive order on immigration in the coming days. Executive...

Reaction and response

Reaction and response

Iraqi Young Leader, International Programs provost discuss travel ban
Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief February 9, 2017

Heidi Gregori-Gahan was in Washington D.C. when the executive order regarding immigration and refugees was announced. The executive order set forth by President Donald Trump halts immigration from Iran,...

Rally takes stand ‘against hate, bigotry’

Riley Guerzini, News Editor February 2, 2017

Zarmina and Naaima Mufti want President Trump to know that being Muslim is not a crime. The Muslim-American cousins attended the Interfaith Rally of Support Tuesday night at the University of Evansville. “Regardless...

Indiana universities release statements on executive order

Indiana universities release statements on executive order

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief February 2, 2017

President Linda Bennett released a statement through email to the entire campus community Monday afternoon regarding the recent order banning immigrants and refugees from the United States. Indiana...

Former students respond to executive order

Former students respond to executive order

Megan Thorne February 2, 2017

Sandrita Sanabria believes that Donald Trump does not represent the American people she knows. Sanabria, a former university international student from Paraguay said although she expected Trump to win...

Community members gather round the Clifford Circle Tuesday evening for the Interfaith Rally of Support at the University of Evansville. The rally, sponsored by the Evansville Executive Interfaith Partnership gathered community members to stand with their Muslim brothers, sisters and refugees; and to stand against hate, bigotry and the executive order. Members held signs and sang along to “One love/ People get Ready,” by Bob Marley.

Rally takes stand ‘against hate, bigotry’

Riley Guerzini, News Editor February 1, 2017

Zarmina and Naaima Mufti want President Trump to know that being Muslim is not a crime. The Muslim-American cousins attended the Interfaith Rally of Support Tuesday night at the University of Evansville. “Regardless...

Empathy not executive orders

Sarah Rogers, Opinion Editor January 31, 2017

I hate the term alien. Like children with tear-streaked dirty faces are from another planet. I do not understand how Americans can have such a disdain for immigrants, and then turn around and say...

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