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In response to President Donald Trump's executive order that
temporarily bans immigration from seven countries, Interim President Terry King issued a
statement in a campus-wide email on Sunday night.
Read the statement below:
To our Ball State faculty, staff and students,
you might know, there have been recent and rapid developments regarding
immigration. As we work together to understand these events, we are
aware of the concern this might cause our Ball State community.
is important to restate that we are committed to our inclusive
environment, and remain very supportive of all of our students,
especially international students and faculty who might feel
particularly vulnerable at this time. We will continue to closely follow
developments and provide appropriate support and assistance.
The Rinker Center for International Programs at Ball State is standing by for anyone who needs help or has questions. It can be reached by calling 765-285-5422, or email email@example.com.
Terry King, Interim President
Ball State University
This story will be updated.