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Supporting Multilingual Students

Thursday, January 11, 2018

The Minnesota English Language Program at the College of Continuing and Professional Studies (CCAPS) hosts a website for University of Minnesota Twin Cities faculty and staff who work with multilingual students. Learn about the unique challenges facing multilingual students and find helpful videos, teaching tools, classroom strategies, communication tips, and more at  

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OED Education Program spring workshops

Thursday, January 11, 2018
The Office for Equity and Diversity Education Program is excited to announce that our spring workshops are open for registration, and we would love to see you and your co-workers there!  These workshops are only 90 minutes, and you will come away with actionable steps to make your unit more inclusive. Please share this information with your networks.
Click on the workshop titles to see the full description on our website and register to attend.  
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Immigration Response Team Update: Judge says DACA can't end while lawsuit pending

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

A federal judge ruled on Tuesday, Jan. 9 that the Trump administration must accept renewal applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, possibly bringing some respite for Dreamers, young people brought to this country as children.


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