Immigration Seminar Series 

FEB 20, 2020 | 4:30 PM



The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue


6112: Sociology Student Lounge


February 20, 2020: 4:30 PM




Spring 2020 Immigration Seminar Series 

February 13th, 5:00-7:00 pm (Room 9205)
Co-sponsored with Ralph Bunche Institute
"Migration and Integration: The Case for Liberalism with Borders, " Tom Farer, University Professor of International Relations, University of Denver 

February 20th, 4:30-6:00 pm
"Immigration and the Remaking of Black America," Tod G. Hamilton, Associate Professor of Sociology and Faculty Associate of the Office of Population Research, Princeton University

CANCELED: March 11th, 4:30-6:00 pm
"Which Integration Policies Work? The Heterogeneous Impact of Policies and Institutions on Immigrants’ Labor Market Success in Europe," Lucinda Platt, Professor of Social Policy and Sociology, London School of Economics and Political Science

CANCELED: March 19th, 4:30-6:00 pm
"The Company We Keep: Interracial Friendships and Romantic Relationships from Adolescence to Adulthood," Grace Kao, Chair and IBM Professor of Sociology, Yale University

CANCELED: March 27th, 4:30-6:00 pm
Co-sponsored with the International Migration Studies Program
"New People, New Places: The Changing Landscape of International Migration in the US"
Jennifer Lynn Erickson, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Ball State University 
Daniel Lichter, Ferris Family Professor of Policy Analysis and Management, Professor of Sociology, and the Robert S. Harrison, Director of the Institute for Social Sciences, Cornell University 
Helen Marrow, Associate Professor of Sociology, Tufts University 
Abigail Fisher Williamson, Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Policy & Law, Trinity College

April 23th, 6:30-8:00 pm
Co-sponsored with the International Migration Studies Program
"Citizen Outsider: Race and Racism in France and Beyond," Jean Beaman, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of California, Santa Barbara

May 6th, 4:30-6:00 pm
"Immigration and the Institutions of Opportunity in a Regional Technology Economy," Victor Nee, Frank and Rosa Rhodes Professor of Economic Sociology, Cornell University