Bellingham City Club Program October 26, 2016
Help Wanted: Keep Out!
The Long History of Duality in the Immigration Policies of Our Country
Our speakers will explore the reasons why people migrate from their homelands, the policies that drive immigration, the laws that regulate it and how all these things affect new and established residents of our country. Two other guests will share their first person experiences and perspectives on immigration.
Dr. James Loucky received his masters degree and his Ph.D. from the University of California at Los Angeles. He began teaching Anthropology at Western Washington University in 1989 and served as the director of international studies from 1994-1997. He specializes in Latin American affairs, international migration and intercultural education. For over twenty five years Dr. Loucky has been a long time scholar and advocate for the Mayan Community and is co-author of Humane Migration and Immigration in America Today: An Encyclopedia.
Hannah E. Stone, JD is a local solo practitioner who limits her practice to immigration and citizenship law. Ms. Stone obtained her Juris Doctor degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she studied with one of the nations foremost immigration law professors, Hiroshi Motomura. While in school she taught English to migrant farm workers at the local labor camps. She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and represents individuals before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Justice.
The program continues at City Club After Dark, Join us again in the evening at Boundary Bay from 5-7 pm to mingle with community members and discuss todays topic with our speakers from the noon program. This event is free light snacks are provided and a no host bar.
Advance ticket sales end Monday, October 24th at 11:50 am
Northwood Hall Event Center (View)
3240 Northwest Ave.
Bellingham, WA 98225
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|