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Temple’s Jessica Sandberg makes influencers list.

"Jessica Sandberg, the director of international admissions in Temple’s Office of International Affairs, was selected by the Chronicle for her role in the #YouAreWelcomeHere movement."

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US HEIs tell int'l students: "You are welcome here"

“It’s important that US universities come together on this and send a unified message to let international students know that nothing has changed”

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#YouAreWelcomeHere say US Universities to International Students

"We greatly value international students in the United States and this campaign was a way for us to communicate that feeling in one collective voice."

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A number of colleges have mounted a social media
campaign, #youarewelcomehere, posting videos and messages to let prospective students know that American campuses remain open and hospitable.
— The Chronicle of Higher Education

Media Coverage

"International Educators Confront New Political Reality -and Find New Resolve" The Chronicle of Higher Education

"America is Still the Best Place..." Fortune.com

"NAFSA Proudly Supports #YouAreWelcomeHere..." NAFSA.org

"Political Lines Shape U.S. College Picks..." Wall Street Journal

"Dozens of American Universities Launch a Welcome Campaign..." (video, Arabic) Alhurra TV

"Bangladesh Students are Welcome..." (U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh) Prothom Alo

"Hashtag Heroes: Using Social Media..." EAIE.org

"#YouAreWelcomeHere: How Temple University’s Campaign Went Viral" ENT Focus

"Study abroad: US, UK have everything to lose if they look inwards" Hindustan Times

"Post-election narratives, preparing your institution: What international admissions will be in 2017" LinkedIn

"UW-Superior Produces #YouAreWelcomeHere Video to Help With Anxieties About Discrimination Under President Trump" Mix 108

"COC International Office ‘Fights Fear With Facts’ On Travel Ban"  KHTS AM 1220

"#YouAreWelcomeHere Campaign Embraces UNM’s Diversity" Daily Lobo

"102 UW-Milwaukee students affected by Trump's ban" WTMJ

"UNM welcomes international students amid travel ban"  KRQE News

"Just look at these adorable Valentine's Day 2017 celebrations on campus"  USA College Today

"EMU finds great success in #YouAreWelcomeHere video"  WHSV

"EMU joins #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign with record-setting video" Augusta Free Press




"International Students are Each Other's Biggest Advocates" U.S. News & World Report Education

"Eastern Michigan and Other Universities Tell International Students #YouAreWelcomeHere" Inside Higher Ed

"These are Serious Times..." Inside Higher Ed

"Temple Addresses Concerns of International Students Amidst New Immigration Policy" Temple Update

"US universities assure international students through the #YouAreWelcomeHere movement" Shiksha Study Abroad

"Jessica Sandberg Talks #YouAreWelcomeHere" (video) IDP Education

"US varsities winning foreign students with the #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign; Indian students still skeptical" PaGal Guy

 "US varsities go viral on twitter; Tell international students YouAreWelcomeHere" PaGal Guy

"US Universities Tell International Students: #YouAreWelcomeHere"  Top Universities

"#YouAreWelcomeHere say US universities" Study Overseas

"Temple Sparks #YouAreWelcomeHere Campaign for International Students" Temple International Affairs

"Local universities to students affected by travel ban: 'Stay here'" NewsWorks

"An ‘America First’ Presidency Clashes With Higher Ed’s Worldview" The Chronicle of Higher Education

"Dear Foreign Students Coming to the USA..." GoAbroad.com

"UNM wants students around the globe to know "[they] are welcome here" KOAT Action News