Panel on Forced Migration

An asylum seeker, a refugee and an immigrant cross a border… Come learn about why they did it, what happens next and who’s who!

The panel, organized by St. Teresa of Avila’s Border and Refugee Ministries, will feature experts on forced migration from around Chicago.

  • Gayla Ben-Arieh, Director of the Center for Forced Migration Studies | Northwestern University
  • Uzoamaka Emeka Nzelibe, Professor of Law | Northwestern University
  • Shailja Sharma, Director of Refugee and Forced Migration Studies | DePaul University

Monday, March 5, 2018 | 7:00–8:00PM

Reception to Follow. This is a free event. All are welcome.

If you have any questions or if you’d like to submit a question for the panel, you can email