Event Archives

Events Archive

Institutions, Immigration, and Opportunity in a Technology Economy

Thu, Apr 30, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Victor Nee, Frank and Rosa Rhodes Professor of Sociology at Cornell University, will deliver a lecture on "Institutions, Immigration, and Opportunity in a Technology Economy."

Borders, Sanctuary, and Constitutional Loss

Thu, Apr 23, 2020, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Linda S. Bosniak, Distinguished Professor of Law at Rutgers University, will deliver a lecture on "Borders, Sanctuary, and Constitutional Loss." 

The Balancing Act of Speaking Multiple Languages among Immigrant Students at a Public University

Thu, Apr 9, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Peter Guarnaccia, Professor of Human Ecology at Rutgers University, will give a lecture on "The Balancing Act of Speaking Multiple Languages among Immigrant Students at a Public University."

Complaints of El Rio Grande

Wed, Apr 8, 2020, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Special event featuring readings and reflections by Richard Blanco, Fifth Presidential Inaugural Poet in U.S. history and Professor of English at Florida International University.

For more information on Richard Blanco, see his website.

Varied Paths to Austerity: The Evolution of a Hegemonic Policy

Thu, Apr 2, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Jon Shefner of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville will deliver a lecture on "Varied Paths to Austerity: The Evolution of a Hegemonic Policy."

The Racialization of Class: A Studying Up Project in Contemporary Mexico

Thu, Mar 26, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Hugo Ceron-Anaya of Lehigh University will present a lecture on "The Racialization of Class: A Studying Up Project in Contemporary Mexico."

Symposium on Children of Immigrants in the Age of Deportation

Thu, Mar 12, 2020, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Intended to mark the publication of the Ethnic and Racial Studies, Special Issue on Children of Immigrants in the Age of Deportation, this special event features editors and authors in conversation with immigrants in the Princeton Area.  Panelists will include Alejandro Portes (...

Immigration and the State of Belonging: How Sub-Federal Immigration Policies Shape Belonging

Wed, Feb 26, 2020, 12:00 pm

Tomás R. Jiménez is Professor of Sociology and Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity.  He is also Director of Graduate Studies in Sociology and Director of the Undergraduate Program on Urban Studies. His research and writing focus on immigration, assimilation, social mobility, and ethnic and racial...

Marginalized Economic Lives of Ethnic Minorities in Eastern Europe

Thu, Dec 12, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

The Center for Migration and Development and the PIIRS Migration Lab: People and Cultures Across Borders present "Marginalized Economic Lives of Ethnic Minorities in Eastern Europe" a talk by Nina Bandelj, University of California Irvine and Stanford's Center for Advanced Study.

Lunch...

Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Economic Institutions, and the Structure of Opportunity

Thu, Dec 5, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

The Center for Migration and Development and the PIIRS Migration Lab: People and Cultures Across Borders present "Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Economic Institutions, and the Structure of Opportunity" a talk by Victor Nee, Cornell University.

Lunch will be served.

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