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New IIR Report: The 2018 Nobel Laureates and Foreign-Born Scholars in the U.S. Higher Education System

New IIR Report: The 2018 Nobel Laureates and Foreign-Born Scholars in the U.S. Higher Education System

Each year the Nobel Prizes have been presented to Nobel Laureates on December 10, the anniversary of Alfred Nobel's death. This new report notes that in 2018, none of the American winners were foreign-born individuals who immigrated permanently to the United States. But the United States did play an important role in their formation; nine of the twelve 2018 Nobel Laureates were either students, teachers, or research fellows at U.S. institutions of higher education at some point in their lives.

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Immigration and the Midterm Elections, Nov. 28, 5-7pm

Immigration and the Midterm Elections, Nov. 28, 5-7pm

Immigration and the 2018 Midterm Elections Wednesday, November 28, 2018 5-7pm Johnson Center, Meeting Room F, 3rd Floor The results of the 2018 midterm elections are in, and there will likely be important consequences for immigration policy. Come hear expert panelists and policymakers discuss their predictions for immigration in 2019 and beyond.

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MAIS Student Shane Kanady Featured in Georgetown University's News

MAIS Student Shane Kanady Featured in Georgetown University's News

Shane Kanady, Certificate alumnus and Director of Government Affairs Special Projects at SourceAmerica, shared his insights about cultivating and developing the relationship with Special Olympics. The organization does so by connecting its nationwide network of nearly 800 nonprofits to government and commercial opportunities, developing innovative new programs and engaging in advocacy on Capitol Hill.

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Webinar October 17, 2018 1-2pm EDT

Webinar October 17, 2018 1-2pm EDT

Immigrants in our communities thrive when they are given the opportunity to participate in the decisions that affect their lives. In this free webinar, learn what local leaders can do to include immigrants' interests, safeguard their families, and ensure they can contribute to their fullest potential.

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Share Your Story

Share Your Story

Well-being is more than just a concept – it’s a way of living. At Mason, we aim to thrive together. A vital part of that is inspiring each other. Have you screwed up? We all do sometimes. Tell us your rebound resilience story. Do you enjoy a certain well-being practice? Let us know.

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