U-M affirms commitment to international students and faculty
"University of Michigan refuses to disclose students' immigration information" - USA Today. 1/29/2017.
In the wake of a U.S. executive order banning immigration and travel of people from many Muslim-majority countries, University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel issued a statement that U-M will not release immigration status information on its students. Further, Schlissel said: “The leadership of the university is committed to...do[ing] whatever is possible within the law to continue to identify, recruit, support and retain academic talent, at all levels, from around the world."
Additional Media Coverage:
"University of Michigan president states support for international students" - MLive. 1/28/2017.
"University of Michigan reassures international students in response to executive order" - WDIV - Detroit. 1/28/2017.
"Showdown with Donald Trump: University of Michigan refuses to release immigration status of international students" - Times of India. 1/29/2017.