DACA garners support, but broader immigration questions linger

Posted: September 17, 2017 at 1:09 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Margot Lemaster, director of the Northwest Arkansas Council's newly formed WelcomeNWA initiative, speaks Saturday during a local observance of National Welcoming Week hosted by EngageNWA and WelcomeNWA at Shiloh Square in downtown Springdale. The event featured information about area agencies for people new to Northwest Arkansas as well as performances by regional cultural groups.

The program allowing thousands of Arkansas teens and young adults to stay in the country may survive despite the president's decision to end it, political scientists and others said last week.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Cuihua Chen, a student at the University of Arkansas, performs a dance Saturday while representing the Chinese Associa...

Meeting information

The University of Arkansas School of Law Immigration Clinic will hold a public informational session about changes to the deferred action for childhood arrivals program Monday.

• When: 5:45 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18

• Where: E.J. Ball Courtroom at the School of Law, 1045 W. Maple St.

Source: Staff report

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