Conference Confronts U.S. Immigration Policy

a panel of experts at the UC Davis conference on immigration

Jan. 31, 2017 — As President Donald Trump signed his executive order Friday to halt immigration from several Muslim-majority countries, the UC Davis Institute for Social Sciences hosted a conference entitled "Documenting the Immigrant: U.S. Immigration Policy Past, Present, and Future." 

"By bringing together a variety of voices, we can hope to achieve a more integrated analysis of the matter of immigration, at a time of great change and uncertainty,” Li Zhang, interim dean of the Division of Social Sciences, said in her opening remarks.

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