Immigration Forum: From Exile to Embrace: Engaging the Immigrant Community with Hospitality and Hope (Panel discussion)

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February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


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In cooperation with the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, Houghton College is pleased to present an immigration discussion that will highlight insights, perspectives and experiences from a diverse group of panelists.  Panelists include:  Jannatul Noshin ’22, current Houghton College student, Symphony Circle; Inti Martinez ’07, Houghton alumnus, attorney, immigrant and advocate; Sophie Feal, Supervising Immigration Attorney from the Western New York Immigration Assistance Center; Dr. Patricia Rodriguez, Associate Professor/Chair of Politics, Ithaca College, and Head of the Steering Committee for the Tompkins County Immigration Rights Coalition; Adam Lipscomb, Director of Development for the Immigrant Connection of the Wesleyan Church; and (pending confirmation) a representative of the US Border Patrol.

Location:  Virtually via Zoom (pre-registration is required), or residential students, faculty and staff may join an in-person viewing party in Library 323 (space permitting, masks required and social distancing will be observed).  This event will also be simulcast on the Houghton College YouTube Channel.

Time: 7:00-8:30pm

Moderator: Dr. Peter Meilaender, Professor of Political Science; Chair, Department of History and Political Science; Director of Humanities

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