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What is America? Globalization and the New Age of Migration

Event Details

  • Date: September 21, 2016 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Panelists and the audience explore why and how migration and migrants have, once again, become a major issue in the U.S.  presidential race as well as on the world stage. Our panelists, along with moderator Michael Dukakis, former governor of Massachusetts, will discuss the myths and realities associated with migration, immigration, citizenship, and race in our global age.


  • Amilcar Antonio Barreto – Associate Professor, College of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Rachel Rosenbloom – Professor, School of Law
  • Ragini N. Shah – L’99 Clinical Professor of Law, Suffolk University Law School
  • Jacob Stowell – Associate Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, College of Social Sciences and Humanities


  • Governor Michael Dukakis – Distinguished Professor, College of Social Sciences and Humanities

This event is presented in partnership with the Myra Kraft Open Classroom.

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