Ambassadors from El Salvador and Guatemala were among the expert panelists.
As the country remains divided on whether to send these fleeing children back to their Central American homes or not, President Barack Obama’s stance on the unaccompanied minors situation has become his Achilles' heel.
Participants discussed improving teaching facilities, bolstering student support services and scheduling no-class Fridays.
Members of the Syracuse University community participated in the second of three town hall meetings Tuesday in Maxwell Auditorium. The discussion focused on the strategic plan, the first element of Chancellor Kent Syverud’s Fast Forward Syracuse initiative.
More than 100 students joined Friday's forum on the issues of race and identity at Syracuse University.
Taryne Chatman admitted he sometimes has trouble saying exactly what he wants to say. But when he tried to come to terms with the hate speech heard in a viral video circulating across campus, he was left speechless. That is -- until he turned his thoughts into poetry.
"I mean you know it's spelled. Starts with an 'N' ends with 'er.' Man-made manifestations that remind us, that our history ain't too far," Chatman recited.