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By Kate Dietrick, Archivist, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
On August 14, the exhibit A Campus Divided: Progressives, Anti-Communists, Racism, and Antisemitism at the University of Minnesota, 1930-1942 opened on the second and third floors of Elmer L. Andersen Library.
Pulling from materials in the University Archives, Upper Midwest Jewish Archives, Minnesota Historical Society, local newspapers, and more, the exhibit was a culmination of years of original research by co-curators Riv-Ellen Prell and Sarah Atwood.
To comply with a January 9 decision by a federal judge in California, US Citizenship and Immigration Services resumed accepting and processing DACA renewal applications on January 13.Read the Immigration Response Team (IRT) update here.
"I fear my family will be separated, or that I will be unable to continue my graduate studies. This is an emotional and psychological burden that I cannot escape." - UMN graduate student with DACA
Many of you have followed us since the Immigration Response Team was launched last March.
Today, I write to ask for your help.