Tagged: Undocumented

Award-Winning Journalist Sparks Discussion About Racial Diversity 0

Award-Winning Journalist Sparks Discussion About Racial Diversity

This past Friday, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and immigration reform activist Jose Antonio Vargas visited Haverford as this semester’s featured speaker. Vargas, who revealed his undocumented status in a 2011 essay in the New York Times Magazine, discussed his recent efforts to raise awareness of immigration issues and his new film Documented. At a dinner prior t ...
Aid for undocumented students not just a social issue, say admin 1

Aid for undocumented students not just a social issue, say admin

Updated 4/14, 4:22 p.m. While there is broad agreement among informed faculty and senior staff that a more equal financial aid policy for undocumented applicants is a "social justice issue," there's no consensus about where the issue ranks among the College's financial priorities. Last year, students passed a resolution calling on the administration to change its admission ...
Email hoax sparks campus debate 0

Email hoax sparks campus debate

Since publicly claiming credit for a widely-circulated email impersonating Interim President Joanne Creighton, the student behind the hoax continues to lobby the College to change its admission and financial aid policy regarding undocumented students. Since last week, Edward Menefee '15 has launched his new site, "www.Haverford.eu." He was on campus Tuesday afternoon, pos ...
The fake Interim President responds 33

The fake Interim President responds

This article was revised on 2/4/2013. The author of a fabricated email posing as Interim President Joanne Creighton and announcing changes to the College's financial aid policy for undocumented students has reached out to senior staff and Honor Council -- but not to apologize. "I don't think my email was fraud - it created an alternative reality that was more just. It was ...
Fabricated email, posing as Creighton, announces change to aid policy for undocumented 4

Fabricated email, posing as Creighton, announces change to aid policy for undocumented

UPDATE 1/30 10:00 AM Scroll down for original post. A number of students, staff and faculty who received an email Monday impersonating Interim President Joanne Creighton didn't realize it was a fabrication - with many disappointed that it was. Dean of Admission and Financial Aid Jess Lord said he didn't receive or hear about the email until a few members of his staff, unsu ...