Mroz Joins University Presidents in Letter to DHS Secretary Kelly
Michigan Tech President Glenn Mroz joined presidents of colleges and universities from throughout the country in signing a letter to Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly to express concerns about President Trump’s Jan. 27, 2017 executive order, “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States.”
The letter was signed by 600 college and university presidents and sent by the American Council on Education on behalf of itself and the American Association of Community Colleges, the American Association of State Colleges and Universities, the Association of American Universities, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities and other higher education associations.
The letter sets forth principles concerning the role of international students, faculty, researchers and staff on our campuses, and emphasizes the importance of maintaining the United States as the destination of choice for the world’s best and brightest students, faculty and scholars.
You can read the letter here.