Event Video

Event Video

2016 Academic & Policy Symposium | Session V (Q&A)
This video features the Q&A portion of session five on "Prospects for Immigration Reform: A Discussion of the Opportunities and Challenges in the Short-Term and Beyond" with speakers Kevin Appleby (CMS), Tara Magner and Ann Morse (National Conference of State Legislatures).

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2016 Academic & Policy Symposium | Session IV
This video features session four on "Addressing the Substance of Legislation and Executive Action for a 21st Century Immigration Policy" with speakers: Phyllis Coven; Karen Grisez (Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP); Lynn Shotwell (Council for Global Immigration); Shannon Lederer (AFL-CIO); and Robert Warren (CMS). Michele Pistone (Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law and CMS) moderates.

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2016 Academic & Policy Symposium | Session III
This video features the keynote by Susan Martin (Georgetown University) on "Revisiting Past Blue Ribbon Commissions on Immigration: Their Assumptions, Findings and Recommendations, and What Has Changed in the Interim." The Most Rev. Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn moderates, and Austin Fragomen (Fragomen Worldwide) and Charles Wheeler (Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc.) respond.

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2016 Academic & Policy Symposium | Session II
This video features session two on "Rethinking US Immigration Policy from a Global Perspective" with speakers: Michael Doyle (Columbia University); Fei Guo (Macquarie University); John Harbeson (City University of New York); and Sonia Plaza (The World Bank). Donald Kerwin (CMS) moderates.

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2016 Academic & Policy Symposium | Welcome and Session I
This video features the welcome by Karen Grisez (Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP) and the Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn. The video also features the keynote by Nancy Foner (City University of New York) on "Immigrants and Islam in the United States and Western Europe: Barriers to Inclusion and the Implications for US and European Integration Trajectories and Policy Development." Douglas Gurak (CMS) moderates, and Jamie Winders (Syracuse University) responds.

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2016 Lifetime Service Award: Austin Fragomen
On October 26, 2016, the Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) honored Austin Fragomen, Chairman of the Executive Committee for Fragomen Worldwide with the Lifetime Service Award. As part of the award presentation during CMS’s annual gala, CMS...

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Shadow Summit: The US Response to Central American Refugees | Panel III
Panel III | Overview of Policy and Political Issues. Panelists include: Kevin Appleby, Senior Director of International Migration Policy, Center for Migration Studies of New York; Wendy Young, President, Kids in Need of Defense; Guillermo Chacón, Chairman of the Board, New York Immigration Coalition; and Suny Rodriguez Alvarado, Former Detained Mother.

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