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National Teach-In on the Presidential Executive Order Banning Muslims, Immigrants and Refugees

Join WISCAPE for a viewing of the "National Teach-In on the Presidential Executive Order Banning Muslims, Immigrants, and Refugees," organized by the Penn Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education.
Date
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Time
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location
198 Education Building
Address
1000 Bascom Mall
Madison WI
Description
Join the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE) for a viewing of the "National Teach-In on the Presidential Executive Order Banning Muslims, Immigrants and Refugees," organized by the Penn Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education
 
The teach-in intends to assist educators and students in answering the following questions:
  
  1. What are the legal and historical contexts and issues raised by these immigration policies? 
  2. How are students (K-12, undergraduate, and graduate), parents, and families being affected? 
  3. What rights do people have and what resources are available? 
  4. What are some ways that college and university faculty, staff, and students can respond?
      
This will be a viewing via Google Hangouts and organizers have promised to provide ways to submit questions and comments. 

Click here for more information on ​the National Teach-In on the Presidential Executive Order Banning Muslims, Immigrants, and Refugees.

Three online resources for responding to the presidential executive order banning immigrants, recommended by the organizers of the teach-in,​ are:
 
 

Watch this teach-in on YouTube. 
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