Reporter Roundtable: COVID Concerns And ICE Crackdown On International Students

 

Illinois Newsroom

As of Tuesday morning, the Illinois Department of Public Health is reporting 147,865 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 7,026 deaths. The disease has been detected in all of Illinois’ 102 counties. Meanwhile, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency — known as ICE — released a new policy position that could have a significant impact on international students studying in Illinois. 

 

Guests:

Lee Gaines, education reporter for WILL/Illinois Newsroom - click here for her story: ICE Forbids International Students From Taking Only Online Classes, Threatens Deportation

Dana Vollmer, reporter for Peoria Public Radio - click here for her stories

Chase Cavanaugh, reporter for Northern Public Radio - click here for his stories