For DACA students, it’s hard to focus on a bright future when faced with deportation fears

For DACA students, it’s hard to focus on a bright future when faced with deportation fears

JUDY WOODRUFF: Next month, the Supreme Court will hear arguments on the Obama era program called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, which has protected hundreds of thousands of individuals, also known as dreamers. They were brought to the U.S. by their parents illegally when they were children. The issue before the court is […]

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How a bombshell bribery scandal illuminates the ‘corruption’ of college admissions

How a bombshell bribery scandal illuminates the ‘corruption’ of college admissions

JUDY WOODRUFF: High school students and their parents know all too well just how intensethe competition for college admissions can be.But today’s announcement from federal prosecutors was still a shocker.They arrested and charged 50 people across the U.S. for participating in a bribery andcheating scam to get students into elite schools.The case was called Operation […]

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Sheryl Sandberg Gives UC Berkeley Commencement Keynote Speech

Sheryl Sandberg Gives UC Berkeley Commencement Keynote Speech

(audience applause)– Thank you, Marie.And thank you esteemed members of the faculty,proud parents, devoted friends, squirming siblings,congratulations to all of you.But especially, congratulations to the magnificentBerkeley Class of 2016.(woman screams)(audience applause)It’s my privilege to be here at Berkeley,which has produced so many Nobel Prize winners,Turing Award winners, astronauts, members of Congress,Olympic gold medalists, and that’s […]

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