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Racism, Bigotry, & White Supremacy in Charlottesville: Ignatian Network Leaders Respond

Americans and the world witnessed the realities of racism, bigotry, and white supremacy that continue to plague our nation, through the events last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia. The following are brief quotations from broader statements made by leaders of many institutions in our Ignatian family across the U.S., particularly Jesuit colleges and universities.
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Continuing Commitment to Climate Change Action: Jesuit Universities Join Efforts in Aftermath of U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Agreement

The presidents of College of the Holy Cross, Fordham University, Le Moyne College, Loyola University Chicago, Loyola University New Orleans, Saint Peter’s University, Seattle University, and the University of San Francisco have signed on to We Are Still In, a statement uniting more than 1,200 governors, mayors, businesses, investors, and colleges and universities declaring their intent to continue to ensure that the U.S. remains a global leader in reducing carbon emissions.
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Jesuit College and University Presidents Join Call for DHS Secretary John Kelly to Protect Immigrant Students

More than 65 presidents of Catholic colleges and universities, as well as the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, are urging Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to clarify the Trump administration’s immigration enforcement policies regarding recipients of Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA).