Upcoming Events


Terminating TPS Colloquium

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Student Union I, #3B

Panelists Lisa Breglia (Director of the Global Affairs Program at Mason), Jill Marie Bussey (Director of Advocacy at the Catholic Legal Immigration Network), and Nicole Svajlenka (Senior Policy Analyst at the Center for American Progress) will explain how the decision to end TPS will impact Northern Virginia's communities and economy.

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Fall for the Book: IIR New American Voices Book Award Ceremony

Thursday, October 11, 2018 6:00 PM to 7:15 PM
Center for the Arts, Grand Tier III

The three finalists for the inaugural Institute for Immigration Research New American Voices Award will each read from their books before the grand prize is awarded. The finalists include: Hernan Diaz, Elena Georgiou, and Renee Macalino Rutledge.

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Film Screening: Human Flow by Ai Weiwei

Monday, October 22, 2018 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Johnson Center, Cinema

Artist, activist and director Ai Weiwei captures the global refugee crisis- the greatest human displacement since World War II- in this breathtaking epic film journey HUMAN FLOW.

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Discussion: Immigration and the 2018 Midterm Elections

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Johnson Center, Meeting Room F, 3rd Floor

The midterm elections will likely have important consequences for immigration policies. Our expert panelists will discuss what is likely to change -- and what will not change -- in 2019 and beyond.

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