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The 6th Conference on Immigration to the US South "Immigrants Making an Impact: Challenges and Opportunities in the South and Nationwide"

October 13 - 15, 2016
Consortium for Latino Immigration Studies
Arnold School of Public Health
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC

The 6th Conference on Immigration to the US South "Immigrants Making an Impact: Challenges and Opportunities in the South and Nationwide" will showcase research, community-based programs, advocacy work, and art. There will be a plenary session during the conference to explore the possibility of establishing an Immigration Studies (or Migration Studies) Association.

The conference is organized by the Consortium for Latino Immigration Studies in the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina (USC) and is co-sponsored by the Centro de Investigaciones Sobre America del Norte of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico; the Kennesaw State University Maya Heritage Project, the USC Office of the Vice President for Research, the USC Arnold School of Public Health, the USC College of Social Work, the USC Latin American Studies Program and the USC Institute for African American Research.

Please contact Myriam Torres at Myriam.Torres@sc.edu for questions related to the conference and sponsorship opportunities.

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The Consortium for Latino Immigration Studies at USC promotes and coordinates multi-disciplinary research related to Latinos in South Carolina and the Southeast. Through its various activities the Consortium fulfills the University's mission to improve the quality of life and wellbeing of all state residents.

Consortium for Latino Immigration Studies
Arnold School of Public Health
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208
Phone: 803-777-2598 or 803-777-8601
Fax:  803-777-0318

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SPECIAL RATES for CONFERENCE ATTENDEES

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Make your reservations by September 9!

 

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