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With You, We Can Send Students to National Conferences

Editor’s note: Here at UMBC, our students are the heartbeat of campus, and we are committed to providing them the best possible education. So, for the month of March, we will be highlighting our amazing academic departments, some of their recent achievements, and ways that you can help fund their continued excellence. 220 more words

Student Scholarships

Watchdog: Homeland Security Official Broke No Laws In Visa Cases Tied To Dems

WASHINGTON (AP) – A senior Obama administration official did not break any laws when he intervened in three visa cases involving foreign investors with ties to prominent Democrats, a government watchdog told Congress Thursday. 305 more words

News

Report finds that Harry Reid pressured DHS to expedite visas to benefit his son's client

  Yesterday a new Inspector General report was released which showed us that  Terry McAuliffe and Hillary Clinton’s brother, Tony Rodham, might have received preferential treatment from the Department of Homeland Security. 356 more words

Politics

Report finds Terry McAuliffe and Hillary Clinton's brother received preferential treatment from Homeland Security

  A new report is out which has found that Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas might have been giving Terry McAuliffe and Tony Rodham (Hillary Clinton’s brother) preferential treatment when he intervened with stakeholders on their behalf.   585 more words

Politics

Homeland Security official showed favoritism to Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, others

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Homeland Security Department’s current No. 2 official intervened to obtain visas for wealthy foreign investors with ties to politically connected people, including Virginia Gov. 890 more words

News

What is SEVIS?

SEVIS stands for Student and Exchange Visitor Information System. It is a web-based system that belongs to the Department of Homeland Security and is primarily used for monitoring and keeping track of international students and exchange visitors in the United States. 259 more words

Federal Regulations

Alumni Connection: Carissa Cutrell '02, Public Affairs Officer at the Department of Homeland Security

Carissa Cutrell graduated in 2002 with degrees in Media Studies and Anthropology. She also has a Master of Public Administration (MPA) from Old Dominion University. Ms. 349 more words

Media Studies