Center for Migration Studies Celebrates 50 Years

Since 1964, the Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) has worked to further the study of international migration, to promote understanding between immigrants and receiving communities, and to inform public policies that safeguard the dignity and rights of migrants, refugees and newcomers. In 2014, CMS celebrates 50 years of commitment to migration research and scholarship with a year-long series of anniversary programs and events, culminating in a 50th Anniversary Gala on September 30th.  

Information on all 50th Anniversary events are available at:


February 24, 2014 US Catholic Institutions and Immigrant Integration Conference

June 3, 2014 US Refugee Protection System Symposium
Registration is now closed.  Webcast of the event will be livestreamed at
September 29, 2014 US Legalization Program Gathering
Details To Be Announced
September 30, 2014 International Migration Review Golden Anniversary Symposium
Details To Be Announced
September 30, 2014 Center for Migration Studies 50th Anniversary Gala