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President Samuel L. Stanley at the 2016 State of the University address. Wednesday he hosted a town hall meeting about diversity. JERROD WHITE/STATESMAN FILE

Defending DACA: an economic perspective

Scott Terwilliger and Mike Sonta September 10, 2017
The effects of criminalizing immigration in the United States criminalizes entire communities. In doing so, America narrows its diversity, which can be deleterious to the notion of our country as a cultural melting pot.
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Stony Brook University students and faculty marched near the Student Activities Center on Thursday, Sept 7.
 7. GARY GHAYRAT/ STATESMAN FILE

DACA decision leaves Stony Brook’s Dreamers in flux

Mike Adams September 9, 2017
In a message to the country, Azofeifa echoed a sentiment shared by many of her Dreamer counterparts: DACA recipients are here to partake in and pursue the American Dream, not to steal work from their countrymen.
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The Stony Brook Foundation,
 the Universitys main source of funding,
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Make Stony Brook University a sanctuary campus

Rodman Serrano December 1, 2016
A petition titled "Make SUNY Stony Brook a Sanctuary Campus," written and signed by professors and students has garnered over 600 signatures and counting.
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Nadia Habib seeks to renew stay of removal

Nelson Oliveira October 1, 2012

Nadia Habib, an undocumented Stony Brook University student who faced deportation to Bangladesh a year ago, has an appointment at the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement this Monday, Oct. 1, to find out...

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