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Immigration in New Jersey: New Ideas and Fresh Perspectives (Watch Video)

On October 15, 2020, the NJ Business Immigration Coalition in partnership with Einstein’s Alley and the NJ Business and Industry Association sponsored a virtual mini-conference on immigration in New Jersey. The event was held in conjunction with the 8th annual immigrant entrepreneur of the year awards ceremony. Our keynote speaker was Jeremy Robbins, Executive Director […]

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Presidents’ Alliance Briefing on Proposed Regulations Governing International Students (Watch Video)

The Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration, which counts 16 New Jersey colleges and universities as members, sponsored this briefing on October 7, 2020, on the exclusionary and harmful effects of proposed new regulations governing the admission and duration of status of international students and scholars. The briefing was co-sponsored by World Education Services. […]

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NJBIC Announces 8th Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

NJ Business Immigration Coalition Announces 8th Annual NJ Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards Date: August 11, 2020 Plainsboro, NJ – The NJ Business Immigration Coalition is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the 8th Annual New Jersey Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards. The Awards will be presented in October at an on-line event hosted by the New Jersey […]

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New Data Shows Immigrants Make Up More Than 60 Percent of Middlesex County’s STEM Workers and Nearly Half of Business Owners

Immigrants held $9.4 billion in spending power– 42.8 percent of the total spending power in the county–and contributed more than $4 billion in taxes in 2018. Date: January 30, 2020 Middlesex, NJ — Despite making up 34.5 percent of Middlesex County’s population, immigrants accounted for 64.4 percent of the county’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) […]

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