Wellesley College President Paula Johnson was one of more than 90 college presidents who signed an open letter calling for the continuation and expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), reported Inside Higher Ed.
President Paula Johnson and the leaders of the "Seven Sisters" colleges jointly authored a letter to top Trump administration appointee Steve Bannon. Among its messages, the college presidents wrote, "...Now more than ever, we look to those who would lead the United States of America for a message of inclusion, respect and unity." Inside Higher Ed, the Chronicle of Higher Education, the Boston Globe and the New York Times reported on the letter.
President Paula Johnson is one of the college presidents from across the country who have signed a joint letter urging President-elect Donald Trump to “condemn and work to prevent the harassment, hate and acts of violence that are being perpetrated across our nation, sometimes in your name, which is now synonymous with our nation’s highest office.” More than 100 college presidents have so far signed the letter.