Department of Social Work
College of Education and Human Development
International students, faculty, and staff are important members of university communities in the United States. This colloquium will explore the academic and economic contributions they make, as well as the immigration processes and challenges they face in order to remain in the U.S.
Global Migration and Demography
Pew Research Center
Judith A. vanBever-Green
Mason Office of International Programs and Services
Murray Osorio PLLC
Co-sponsored by the Department of Social Work, Latin American Studies, and Global Affairs
The nation's attention has been turned toward the U.S.-Mexico border as asylum seekers from Central America continue to arrive. Experts will discuss the U.S. asylum system, what is happening along the southern border, and recent changes made by the Trump administration.
Ava Benach, Esq., Partner, Benach Collopy
Liana Montecinos, Esq., Benach Collopy