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New FUSD Safety Resolution reaffirms promise of education for all students

 California State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson encouraged FUSD school districts and counties to release Safety Resolutions assuring the safety of all students, regardless of immigration status, ethnicity, etc. His letter can be found on the California Department of Education’s website.
Sabrina Sun, Entertainment Editor March 20, 2017

The FUSD Governing Board approved a district-wide Board Resolution titled the “Student Safety Resolution” on Feb. 8. The resolution was not inspired by any specific incidents within FUSD. Instead,...

Trump’s Next Move on Immigration: H-1B Visas

Junior Neha Bashyam’s parents, Renga Srinivas and Lakshmi Gopalakrishnan, came to the United States on the H-1B visa in search for better job opportunities and education for their children. They both became citizens of the United States in 2006. (Photo: Koushik Sundar)
Vivian Hoang, Staff writer February 6, 2017

Throughout his presidential campaign, Donald Trump promised to crack down on illegal immigration and give jobs back to Americans. After a few days into office, his immigration ban affecting seven predominantly...

Safety for All

January 11, 2017

Martin Esquivel-Hernandez is from Jalapa, a slum in Mexico City. In 2011, Esquivel-Hernandez joined the Mexican Army and fought on the front lines of Mexico's war against drugs. He and his family were...

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