immigration

immigration

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.

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...
Summer 2016
Three generations in Jean Z. Poh’s family have been jewelers, but growing up as the child of Chinese immigrants in New York City, Poh felt there were...

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

Spring 2016 Newsletters

The Irish and their Associations in New York and London

A lecture by Miriam Nyhan
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall