Refugee Resettlement in Utica, NY: Reflections and Recommitments
The Division of Social Sciences Presents this semester’s Luncheon Seminar Series.
This talk features:
- Ellen Percy Kraly, Geography and Environmental Studies, Colgate University
- Shelly Callahan, Executive Director, and Jennifer VanWagoner, Grants and Community Engagement, The Center (thecenterutica.org)
- Julie Dudrick, Upstate Institute
Description: In this presentation, we (i) reflect on implications of federal administrative actions on U.S. refugee programs under both the previous and present administrations, at the national and local levels; (ii) outline changes in the programs of The Center to serve refugees and migrants in central New York, and (iii) describe opportunities for effective public-private partnerships to promote inclusion, well-being and to welcome refugees and migrants .
Zoom registration (must have a zoom account to attend): https://colgate.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcvc-mqqz8vG9WB9W8Suik1PenTWPpmZLPy
Next SOSC Brown Bag is Carolina Castilla on March 18th.
Thursday, March 4 at 11:30am to 12:30pmVirtual Event