Celebrate Immigramts: America’s Top High School Science Students Are the Children of Immigrants

20/03/2017

Source:  https://amp-timeinc-net.cdn.ampproject.org/c/amp.timeinc.net/time/money/4700743/immigrants-top-high-school-students-science/?source=damMost of their parents are working on H-1B visas.

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TESOL: Misconceptions About Immigrants and Refugees in the United States

15/02/2017

Great and timely reading published by Judie Haynes at http://blog.tesol.org/misconceptions-about-immigrants-and-refugees-in-the-united-states/


They were refugees. Now they’re introducing others to life in Lexington

23/01/2017

Read more here: http://www.kentucky.com/news/local/counties/fayette-county/article128118674.html#storylink=cpy

Refugees giving back to their community


Mapping Immigrant Professional Integration

17/01/2017

Find it here at http://www.imprintproject.org/map/

Excerpt:

Programs and Services by State

This interactive map showcases over 50 programs and services around the country that are designed to help immigrant and refugee professionals achieve success in the United States. These programs and services focus on career preparation, ESL for high-skilled immigrants, and licensing and credentialing guidance, and are hosted by service providers, advocacy and public education institutions, and technical assistance and resource providers.

To Get Started:

Select a state, organizational activity, and/or focus area from the drop down menus to view programs and services in that area. Hover over the names in the table below the map to read more about them. To view data, either hover over a state, or select it from the drop down menu and refer to the table and chart below.


New Economic Study Says US Latinos Will ‘Make America Rich Again’

13/12/2016

Interesting reading.  Elbow grease and grit, maybe?   Read more here http://latinousa.org/2016/12/13/new-economic-study-says-us-latinos-will-make-america-rich/


Did You Know? Study: Immigrants Founded 51% of U.S. Billion-Dollar Startups

13/12/2016

Good to share with communities:  http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2016/03/17/study-immigrants-founded-51-of-u-s-billion-dollar-startups/


Movie: Immigrant Voices

02/12/2016

Source:  http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/film/exodus/

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