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My OPT start date on my EAD card was listed as 7/1/20 and my
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good morning. currently, Im a visiting professor at a 4
good morning. currently, I'm a visiting professor at a 4 year public college in the northwest. i've been in the US for about 10 years, earlier as a grad student with J1 and F1s. my last F1 included OP… read more
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I live and work in NJ. I am an international student on F1 visa from 2007 (2 years ESL, 2 and half years degree alone, one year OPT program in medical lab, now attending English institution just in or… read more
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Hello there Guillermo, Actually I am working as a RN with
Hello there Guillermo, Actually I am working as a RN with my OPT. My OPT expires in February 2013. I know that there is a possibility to get the green card through the EB3 but it may take up to 6 year… read more
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