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Released: 26-Jun-2024 12:00 PM EDT
Expert Available: Border Crossings Drop Over 40% Following Biden’s New Asylum Restrictions
George Washington University

Crossings at the U.S. southern border have dropped over 40% in the three weeks since President Biden announced new asylum restrictions. ...

Released: 11-Jun-2024 12:00 PM EDT
Media Tip Sheet: Trump Responds to Biden's Border Policies at Las Vegas Rally, Vows Immigration Crackdown
George Washington University

While addressing supporters in Las Vegas, former president Donald Trump condemned President Joe Biden's immigration policies. ...

Released: 11-Jun-2024 12:00 PM EDT
Media Tip Sheet: Biden Shifts Strategy Amid Rising Democratic Concerns, Targets Trump’s Legal Woes
George Washington University

Facing mounting concerns about his reelection prospects, President Joe Biden has revamped his campaign strategy. ...

Newswise: Dangerous work, unmet health care needs add up to more deaths, negative health outcomes for Texas shrimpers, according to UTHealth Houston research
Released: 6-Jun-2024 4:50 PM EDT
Dangerous work, unmet health care needs add up to more deaths, negative health outcomes for Texas shrimpers, according to UTHealth Houston research
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

A dangerous work environment and limited access to health care are related to higher death rates and negative health outcomes among Texas shrimpers in the Gulf of Mexico, according to a new study from UTHealth Houston.

Newswise: Chulalongkorn University Hosts Forum on “Inclusive Society”
Released: 30-May-2024 8:55 AM EDT
Chulalongkorn University Hosts Forum on “Inclusive Society”
Chulalongkorn University

Chulalongkorn University, in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and academic partners, organized the Inclusive Society Platform Network Meeting titled Roundtable: What is inclusive society platform? “The Unheard Voices” and an exhibition of research on inclusive society.

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Released: 13-May-2024 4:05 PM EDT
Anti-Immigrant Political Rhetoric and Action Threaten Latino/a Youth
George Washington University

Harsh political rhetoric about immigrants and anti-immigrant actions can damage parent-child relationships in Latino families and in turn lead to a significant increase in mental health problems for the kids in those families, according to a study published in JAMA Pediatrics.

Newswise: A History of the First Asians in the Americas Became Personal
Released: 2-May-2024 8:30 AM EDT
A History of the First Asians in the Americas Became Personal
Tufts University

When most people in the U.S. think about Asian immigrants coming to the Americas, they often picture immigrants from China coming in the 1800s. The story, though, is much more complicated—and interesting. As Diego Javier Luis, assistant professor of history, describes in his new book The First Asians in the Americas, the full story starts with Spanish galleon ships traveling back and forth from Acapulco in Mexico to Manila in the Philippines in the mid-1500s, trading silver from the Americas for silks and other trade goods from Asia. But it wasn’t only goods. People from Asia, from as far afield as Gujarat in India to the Philippines, including some from China and Japan, came to colonial Mexico, many of them enslaved, some free. They were the first Asians in the Americas, and slowly fanned out across the continents. He delved deep into archives held in Spain, Mexico, the Philippines, and the U.S. to find the stories of those individuals and groups. He had learned Mandarin whil

Released: 27-Mar-2024 10:05 AM EDT
Researchers Explore Health-Promoting Behaviors of African American and Black Immigrant Men
Rutgers University-New Brunswick

African American and Black immigrant men prioritize their health and possess the necessary skills for proactive gastrointestinal (GI) health management, according to a Rutgers Health study.

Released: 19-Mar-2024 11:05 AM EDT
ATS 2024 Conference Program is Live! Register Now for Scientific Sessions in Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
American Thoracic Society (ATS)

The ATS 2024 International Conference Program is now live! Get ready for a series of dynamic scientific programming with presentations covering AI in thoracic medicine, the basic sciences, research breakthroughs and clinical treatment, as well as spotlighting the next generation of innovators in pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine.

Newswise: The Health Impacts of Migrating by Sea
Released: 7-Mar-2024 11:15 PM EST
The Health Impacts of Migrating by Sea
University of California San Diego

A new study of migrant drowning deaths in the Pacific Ocean lays the groundwork for future research.

Newswise: Study Abroad at Chulalongkorn University: A Gateway to World-Class Education in Asia
Released: 7-Mar-2024 8:55 AM EST
Study Abroad at Chulalongkorn University: A Gateway to World-Class Education in Asia
Chulalongkorn University

Poised to become one of Asia’s educational hubs, Chulalongkorn University is admitting Thai and international students to more than 100 international programs in all disciplines to create learning experiences without borders and prepare graduates for world citizenship.

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Released: 5-Mar-2024 4:55 PM EST
Building Financial Resilience in Africa to Address Labor Trafficking
School of Social Work, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Through a multi-institutional partnership funded by the U.S. Department of State, a new research partnership seeks to reduce vulnerability to labor trafficking by enabling youth and young adults to achieve financial security and stability at home.



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