DEI Webinar Series: “Immigrants are Key to our Economic Recovery”

As part of TargetX’s, a company of Liaison International, DEI webinar series, we bring to you Overcoming Immigration Student Barriers: Immigrants are Key to our Economic Recovery. 

October 20th at 12 pm EST, we learned how other higher education institutions and advocates are addressing the many obstacles immigrants encounter when trying to enroll in an accredited, online U.S. college or university.

This webinar was moderated by Liaison’s Director of Product Marketing, Dr. Joshua Schwartz (He/Him), this hour-long national discussion brought together the voice of students, administrators, and government policy advocates across the country to discuss the ongoing federal and state policies focuses on immigration student barriers.

Featured Panelists:

  • Dr. Rebecca Watts (She/Her), the Regional Vice President for the Northeast Region at Western Governor’s University
  • Sarah Spreitzer (She/Her), Director of Government Relations at the American Council on Education (ACE)
  • Saul Flores (He/Him) is a philanthropist, photojournalist, and speaker who is nationally recognized for his social impact projects