Stakeholders call for clear comms on US uni vaccine rules for students

A database from The Chronicle of Higher Education has shown that more than 500 US colleges and universities will require students to get a coronavirus vaccine before the start of the fall term. “Theoretically every university, depending on the politics of the local region, can have a different policy” However the picture is complex and […]

IRCC extends post-graduation work permit rules for online study

The measures aim to ensure that international students at Canadian institutions will not miss out on opportunities after they graduate due to the “myriad challenges” they have faced as a result of the pandemic. “This new policy means that students hoping to work in...

Judge rules in favour of DHS in STEM OPT litigation

The ruling is the latest development in a long-running legal dispute between the DHS and the Washington Alliance of Technology Workers Union (Washtech).   “Washtech has said that its members have been injured by the OPT 2016 Program Rule” The dispute centres around...