The Meaning of One Person, One Vote

December 10, 2015 | Topics: Advocacy and Public Policy

By Lisa Rosenberg

Yesterday, the Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that questioned whether everyone in a state’s congressional district has a right to representation, or if only eligible voters in that district do. Following the civil rights struggle for... See More

What Kind of America Do We Want to Be?

November 24, 2015 | Topics: Advocacy and Public Policy

By Jill Welch

While campuses were celebrating the best of what international education has to offer during International Education Week, troubling events (and many troubling responses to those events) were dominating the media. Just over a week ago, we... See More

No Rest for Voting Rights Advocates

August 05, 2015 | Topics: Advocacy and Public Policy

By Lisa Rosenberg

As we mark the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act tomorrow, it would be natural to assume that securing the right to vote for people of color could be crossed off America’s to-do list. Instead, it has become clear that the law’s roots are beginning to wither, threatening the integrity of the principles on which our democracy was founded.... See More

NAFSA at Summit of the Americas in Panama

April 14, 2015 | Topics: Foreign Policy

By Marlene M. Johnson

Obama and Castro make history; the 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund gains momentum

I was invited to represent NAFSA at last week's CEO Summit of the Americas in Panama, which brought together corporate leaders... See More