FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, April 17, 2017 Contact: Breana Rossfirstname.lastname@example.org Over 130 Institutions Commit to Protect and Fight for Immigrants In Face of Trump Administration’s Mass Deportation Plans Stepping Stone to May 1st Mobilizations; Declare Education Not Deportation Washington, DC – Today, the United States Student Association, together with United We Dream and […]
Check out our press release demanding that the Senate votes no the confirmation of Betsy DeVos!
Please read this statement from the USSA Board of Directors in solidarity with the people of the Standing Rock Reservation.
Resolution Condemning Deportation Raids From United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) WHEREAS, the United States is home to an approximated 12.5 million undocumented individuals who contribute to American society and come from mixed status families; WHEREAS, Undocumented youth across the nation are seeking to receive a higher education within the United States to better the […]
Vice President Breana Ross’ Speech at the National Action Network Rally for Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity
Wednesday, December 8, 2015 Vice President Breana Ross’ Speech at the National Action Network Rally for Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Good Morning, My name is Breana Ross and I am the Vice President of the United States Student Association, the nation’s oldest and largest education justice organization representing over 1.5 million students. Affirmative action […]
Here are some media highlights of organizing by USSA members last week! November 12 Million Student March (most of these actions also included solidarity with Mizzou) Rowan University N.J., Philly college student protesters demand tuition-free education (NJ.com) UMass-Amherst Million Student March Slideshow (Daily Collegian) Students demand wide range of changes at Million Student March (Daily Collegian) […]
Thursday, November 19, 2015 University of Missouri Statement of Solidarity To all Black students at Mizzou, The People’s of African Descent caucus stands with you in solidarity. To those who would threaten your sense of safety, we are watching. We, as members of the Peoples of African Descent caucus from the United States Student Association […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, October 5, 2015 Statement by the USSA Board of Directors on Umpqua Community College Shooting Today, we hold in memory the lives of students and professors that were lost at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon. Instead of being […]
Please read our statement on the proposed elimination of the Perkins Loan program.
Please read our statement on repression of student protests at the University of N’Djamena.