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DACA Students are Not Recommended to Study Abroad
On September 5th, 2017, President Donald Trump announced his intent to rescind the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program after a six-month waiting period. While the administration claims that the status of DACA recipients is not in jeopardy within those six months, it is unclear what further actions may be taken.

Therefore, Global Programs recommends that those in the DACA program do not pursue study abroad. Doing so would increase the risk of deportation from the United States upon attempted re-entry into the country.
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Study in Spain Online Info Session


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CIEE Offering Free Flights for Latin America Programs
**For Fall 2020 and Spring 2021, CIEE is offering free flights (up to $1000) to any student participating in their semester abroad programs in Latin America**
IES Barcelona Advising for SP21
Students interested in applying to IES Barcelona for Spring 2021 must attend a group advising session before making an individual appointment with an Education Abroad Adviser. Interested students should consider meeting with their academic adviser to discuss potential course work as well.

The group advising sessions will give an overview of the IES Barcelona program and will cover the application process, how to choose classes, and housing. No reservation necessary! Once you have attended one of the group sessions listed below, you can make an individual appointment with Carrie Martins in Penn State Education Abroad through Starfish if you have additional questions.
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