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Apr14

NPR Correspondent Tom Gjelten to speak at IIR April Colloquium

Institute for Immigration Research

Thursday, April 14, 2016 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Johnson Center, Third floor, Room D

The Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) is pleased to present Tom Gjelten, correspondent for National Public Radio and author of A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story, as guest IIR colloquium speaker on Thursday, April 14th. Please join us to learn how the landscape of America has changed over the past fifty years with the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act. Mr. Gjelten will share the impact of this law and how it has transformed America, as told through the experiences of families in one suburban county in Virginia.

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