Heritage Month: Panel Discussion: Give Us Your Tired, Your Poor - The Current U.S. Immigration Crisis

Date: September 19, 2019

Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: Legacy Room (Ozuna 101)

  • Palo Alto College, Featured, Faculty & Staff, Students, Alumni, Community, Arts & Culture

The current U.S. immigration crisis has received large-scale media coverage with wide-ranging sociopolitical implications. This panel invites non-profit organizations to shed light on the current immigration situation from a social services perspective through their work in assisting immigrant families and unaccompanied minors arriving in Texas.

Participating Panelists:

  • Nate Roter, Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES)
  • Laura Molinar, Sueños sin Fronteras
  • Jo Pendleton, Interfaith Welcome Coalition

***Free food provided***

Sponsored by Center for Mexican American Studies, Student Life, and Student Activities Fee.