Supreme Court Will Not Consider DACA Challenge

    On Tuesday, January 22, the Supreme Court declined to act on the Administration’s plan to end the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, all but ensuring that the Court will not consider the challenge this term. As a result, DACA is to remain in place for the foreseeable future. The move seems indicate that the Court would prefer this issue to be resolved legislatively by Congress. This also removes a potential point of leverage for the President in negotiations to end the government shutdown, making it even less likely that Democrats will accept a proposal to extend temporary DACA protections as part of negotiations.

     

    CGS is the leading source of information, data analysis, and trends in graduate education. Our benchmarking data help member institutions to assess performance in key areas, make informed decisions, and develop plans that are suited to their goals.
    CGS Best Practice initiatives address common challenges in graduate education by supporting institutional innovations and sharing effective practices with the graduate community. Our programs have provided millions of dollars of support for improvement and innovation projects at member institutions.
    As the national voice for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource on issues regarding graduate education, research, and scholarship. CGS collaborates with other national stakeholders to advance the graduate education community in the policy and advocacy arenas.  
    CGS is an authority on global trends in graduate education and a leader in the international graduate community. Our resources and meetings on global issues help members internationalize their campuses, develop sustainable collaborations, and prepare their students for a global future.