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Cambio Center News - April 2009

 

Cambio de Colores Conference Program

Cambio de Colores- Latinos in the Heartland
A Multi-State Conference about Integration of Immigrants

May 18-20, 2009 - Millennium Center - University of Missouri - St. Louis

The Cambio de Colores (Change of Colores) 2009 conference, “Latinos in the Heartland,” the most important outreach activity of the Cambio Center, will take place in St. Louis (Millennium Center, UMSL), May 18-20, 2009. The program of this eighth annual meeting includes fifty presentations submitted from the following states: Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Oregon, and Missouri. This event includes research, outreach and best practices on issues related to immigrants and their integration. Topics include demographics, economics, education, health care and literacy, community bonding and bridging, civil rights, effects of immigration policies and enforcement, child care, youth, families, language acquisition, culture, and more. The updated conference program and other  information is available at www.cambiodecolores.org (also reachable at www.latinosintheheartland.com).

 

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