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Wealth and Poverty Week on Immigrants, Feb. 1-8

Wealth and Poverty Week on Immigrants, Feb. 1-8

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, Feb. 1-8 Immigration is a significant political issue across the world. An estimated 258 million people worldwide live in a country other than their country of birth. Nearly 50 million now live in the United States.  The Wealth and Poverty Week on […]

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January 2, 2019 at 4:15 pmEvents

Week on Immigrants | REFUGEE: An Exile Generation, Feb. 1

Tariq Tarey

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Tariq Tarey and “REFUGEE| An Exile Generation,” on Friday, Feb. 1, from 2-3 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Tariq Tarey In this talk, documentary photographer Tariq Tarey will talk about what makes someone a refugee, […]

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January 2, 2019 at 4:15 pmEvents

Week on Immigrants | Displaced Peoples and Migrant Health: The Case of the Karen in Akron, Ohio, Feb. 4

Meredith Gartin

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Meredith Gartin on “Displaced Peoples and Migrant Health: The Case of the Karen in Akron, Ohio,” on Monday, Feb. 4, from 5-6 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Gartin is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Global […]

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January 2, 2019 at 3:30 pmEvents

Week on Immigrants | Debating Migration: The Labyrinth of Law and Public Imaginary, Feb. 5

Dr. Luis Plascencia

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Luis F.B. Plascencia on “Debating Migration: The Labyrinth of Law and Public Imaginary,” on Tuesday, Feb. 5, from noon to 1:20 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Plascencia is currently an Instructor in the M.A. […]

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January 2, 2019 at 3:15 pmEvents

Week on Immigration | Integration of Immigrants in Japan, Feb. 6

Dr. Charlie Morgan

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Charlie Morgan on “Integration of Immigrants in Japan: How My Personal Journey Led to My Research Interests,” on Wednesday, Feb. 6, from 6 to 7 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Morgan is an Associate Professor […]

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January 2, 2019 at 3:00 pmEvents

Week on Immigration | Understanding and Crippling Human Trafficking Networks, Feb. 6

Dr. Felipe Aros-Vera

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Felipe Aros-Vera on “Understanding and Crippling Human Trafficking Networks,” on Thursday, Feb. 7, from 10:30 to 11:50 a.m in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Aros-Vera is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems […]

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January 2, 2019 at 2:45 pmEvents

Week on Immigrants | Populist Nationalism and Politics of Migration in Central and Eastern Europe, Feb. 8

Dr. Myra Waterbury

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Myra Waterbury on “Populist nationalism and the politics of migration in Central and Eastern Europe” on Friday, Feb. 8, from noon to 1 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Waterbury is Associate Professor of Political Science at […]

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January 2, 2019 at 2:30 pmEvents