State University Travel Ban Stymies Scholarship
May 13, 2010 3:42 p.m.
The U.S. State Department's travel warning for Mexico, based on its concerns about violent crime there, has put the brakes on cross-border collaboration in the San Diego-Tijuana region. Some federal agencies, police and academic institutions are now barred from visiting Tijuana. California State University's ban on student travel to Tijuana has put decades of research and relationships on hold.