Event Archives

Events Archive

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.

Homicidal Ecologies: Illicit Economies and Complicit States in Latin America

Thu, Nov 21, 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 "Homicidal Ecologies: Illicit Economies and Complicit States in Latin America" a talk by Deborah Yashar, Princeton University.

Lunch will be served.

Climate Refugees, Kinetic Elites, and the Struggle for Mobility Justice: Lecture by Mimi Sheller

Wed, Nov 20, 2019, 4:30 pm

Mobility justice is one of the crucial political and ethical issues of our day, when the entire world faces the urgent question of how to make the transition to more environmentally sustainable and socially just mobilities.

Unequal Contexts and the Adult Outcomes of Children of Immigrants

Thu, Nov 14, 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 "Unequal Contexts and the Adult Outcomes of Children of Immigrants" a talk by Cynthia Feliciano, University of Washington, Saint Louis.

Lunch will be served.

Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution: The Making of Cuban New York

Thu, Oct 24, 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 "Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution: The Making of Cuban New York" a talk by Lisandro Perez, John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

Lunch will be served.

Hyper Education: When Good Grades, Good Schools, and Good Behavior are Not Enough

Thu, Oct 10, 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 "Hyper Education: When Good Grades, Good Schools, and Good Behavior are Not Enough" a talk by Pawan Dhingra, Amherst College.

Lunch will be served.

Citizenship 2.0: Dual Nationality as a Global Asset

Thu, Oct 3, 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 "Citizenship 2.0: Dual Nationality as a Global Asset," a talk by Yossi Harpaz, Tel-Aviv University.

Lunch will be served.

Discriminatory Transformations: Consequences of the Racialized Assimilation of Asian Migrants

Thu, Sep 26, 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 "Discriminatory Transformations: Consequences of the Racialized Assimilation of Asian Migrants," a talk by Ryan Gibson, Emory University.

Lunch will be served.

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