A broader perspective — Faculty Senate discuss revisions made to immigration policy proposal 03.02.2017

During Tuesday’s Faculty Senate meeting, associate professor Kate Evans discussed new changes made to the University of Idaho’s immigration policy proposal and explained its purpose. Through volunteer work groups and meetings, Faculty Senate, in collaboration with Evans, came up with a policy proposal regarding the university’s stance following President Donald Trump’s immigration ban, Faculty Senate […]

More than gumballs — Immigration cannot be condensed to a pithy analogy 02.06.2017

There is a popular video floating around Facebook called “Immigration Simplified Using Only Gumballs.” Each gumball represents one million people, and a man shows thousands of gumballs living on less than two dollars a day in jars labeled “China,” “India” and “Africa,” among others. He explains that the one gumball of legal migrants the United […]

More than gumballs — Immigration cannot be condensed to a pithy analogy 02.03.2017

There is a popular video floating around Facebook called “Immigration Simplified Using Only Gumballs.” Each gumball represents one million people, and a man shows thousands of gumballs living on less than two dollars a day in jars labeled “China,” “India” and “Africa,” among others. He explains that the one gumball of legal migrants the United […]

Mail Box 03.29.2012

Abortion is not miscarriage On Tuesday, Ralph Nielsen shared his idea that the word “abortion” is equivalent to the word “miscarriage.” He cited the National Library of Medicine’s website.