immigration

immigration

Immigration Reform & Latino Political Mobilization

A lecture by Silvia Pedraza
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

The Deportation of Innocence

A film screening and discussion
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
6 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Crossing Paths: 
The Diversity in Mexico-U.S. Migration

A lecture by Filiz Garip
Thursday, February 27, 2014
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

The Politics of Emigration: The Philippine Case

A lecture by Robyn Rodriguez
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Robyn Rodriguez, an associate professor in the department of Asian American Studies at UC Davis, presents research from her recent book, Migrants for Exports, where she examines why and how the Philippine government has become a "labor brokerage state" that supplies the world's labor markets with thousands of workers every day. Sponsored by the Forum on Migration.

Define American: My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant

A conversation about immigration and the DREAM Act with Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
6 PM
Columbia University Law School, Room JG 106

From One Island to Another: Dominican Immigration to New York, 1892-1924

A lecture by Ramona Hernández
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
6 PM
James Room, 4th Floor, Barnard Hall

Using Ellis Island documents and other institutional archival records, Ramona Hernández, director of the Dominican Studies Institute of the City University of New York, paints a compelling portrait of Dominicans who wanted to make New York their permanent home.

Adolescent Immigrant Students in the U.S.

A lecture with Carola Suárez-Orozco
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Images of African and Latin American Migration and Border-crossing in Cinema

Monday, November 14, 2016
6-8 PM
Sulzberger Parlor (Barnard Hall)

A Pannel  organized by The Institute of Latin American Studies (Columbia University) & the Spanish and Latin American Cultures Department (Barnard College)

Summer 2016
Growing up Jewish in war-torn Poland, Edith Tennenbaum Shapiro survived roundups and bombing campaigns by hiding in cellars, bunkers, and a factory attic. During Nazi and Communist...