Conference – Immigrant Integration in the 21st Century: The Role of Immigrants in American Society

June 05, 2007 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Event Co-sponsors: 
Urban Sustainability Laboratory
Latin American Program

With presentations by:

Dr. Frank Bean
Professor of Sociology and Co-Director of the Center for Immigration, Population, and Public Policy: University of California at Irvine

Michael Fix
Vice President and Director of Studies, Migration Policy Institute; Washington, DC

Doris Meissner
Senior Fellow, Migration Policy Institute; Washington, DC

Former State Senator Steven Rauschenberger (R-Illinois)
Principal, Rauschenberger Partners

The mission of the Merage Foundation for the American Dream is to encourage Americans to recognize and celebrate immigrants' contributions to the United States. Noting that immigrants are important social and political actors in American society, the colloquium will seek to explore further the ways in which policy and participation have impacted the immigrant experience.

Conference Room, 5th Floor
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW (Ronald Reagan Building)

Please allow extra time for security; a picture ID is required. Admission to the discussion and the reception are free but seating is limited. Please RSVP to

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