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Panel Discussion: “Reporting ‘From Burma to Buffalo’ and the Future of Refugees in the Trump Era”

April 12 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Free

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Burma to Buffalo event posterBuffalo News reporter Jerry Zremski and photographer Derek Gee will discuss their experiences reporting on the lives of refugees from Burma during “From Burma to Buffalo,” a presentation sponsored by the School of Social Work’s Immigrant and Refugee Research Institute.

Zremski and Gee, who spent 20 months reporting the series of stories detailing the arrival of more than 8,000 Burmese refugees in Buffalo, also will discuss how the Trump administration’s stance on immigration and refugees will affect refugees in the resettlement program.

Light refreshments will be served.

For further information contact Isok Kim, assistant professor in the School of Social Work.

Details

Date:
April 12
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://tinyurl.com/burma-buffalo

Organizer

School of Social Work

Venue

403 Hayes Hall – South Campus