The paucity of H-1B visas continues to impact international offers at the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) during final placements this year, which begins on December 1.
In October 2015, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a proposed rule to increase the validity period of Optional Practical Training (OPT) work authorization for certain F-1 students with degrees in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM). Currently, such students may hold an initial 12-month period of OPT work authorization and then may seek a 17-month STEM OPT extension if they are working for an employer that participates in E-Verify.
The fast food chain will also pay back wages to employees who were negatively impacted by the discriminatory policy.
A fraternity at a Florida International University has been suspended following the death of a female student who attended an off-campus party the fraternity hosted.
Texas' attorney general on Monday asked the Supreme Court for a 30-day extension to file a reply brief In a move that could derail the Obama administration's attempt to get the court to hear an appeal on a major immigration case this term.
The Obama administration asked the Supreme Court on Friday to overturn lower courts and declare that the president has the authority to allow millions of undocumented immigrants to remain and work in the United States without fear of deportation.
The 2015 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange released last week found that students from India in US campuses increased by 29.4% to a record high of 132,888 in the 2014-15 academic year.
The recent terrorist attacks in Paris and across the Middle East are weighing heavily on some international students at the University of Wisconsin as they prepare to experience their first Thanksgiving meal thanks to a citywide volunteer program.
When Marine Hayashi first arrived at American University in 2013, she was a little afraid.
For graduating international students, the end of the semester is focused on determining their future status in the United States.