Discussion: Asylum Seekers at the U.S.-Mexico Border: What is Happening? What will Happen Next?

Monday, February 11, 2019 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Johnson Center, George's (3rd Floor)

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. This discussion is sponsored by the Institute for Immigration Research and the Departments of Social Work, Global Affairs, and Latin American Studies. 

Monday, February 11


George's, 3rd Floor Johnson Center

George Mason University, Fairfax, VA


  • Ava Benach, Esq. Partner, Benach Collopy
  • Liana Montecinos, Esq. Benach Collopy