SIMN-CMS Roundup

April 30, 2018

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SIMN-CMS Roundup

Event Date and Time April 30, 2018 2:00 pm
Event Ends April 30, 2018 3:00 pm
Venue GoToWebinar
Event Sponsors
  • Scalabrini International Migration Network
  • Center for Migration Studies


Event Types:

Join the Scalabrini International Migration Network (SIMN) and the Center for Migration Studies (CMS) for the next SIMN-CMS Roundup – monthly calls providing the latest news on research initiatives, immigration policy developments, field trends, and upcoming events sponsored by SIMN and CMS. The SIMN-CMS Roundup also offers participants the opportunity to share research priorities and needs and advocacy efforts on behalf of immigrants and refugees.

The next SIMN-CMS Roundup is Monday, April 30, 2018 from 2:00pm-3:00pm ET. Register at Information on how to join the call will be provided to registered participants.


  • Donald Kerwin, CMS’s executive director, will speak about countering nativist messaging
  • Policy/Advocacy Update – Kevin Appleby, CMS’s senior director of international migration policy, will discuss latest enforcement moves by Trump administration and upcoming legislative issues
  • Field Report – Patrick Gage, SIMN’s director of development, will report on his recent visit to the Venezuelan-Colombian border to look at the Venezuelan refugee situation
  • Discussion – call is opened to participants for questions and comments
  • Rachel Reyes, CMS’s director of communications, will update participants on upcoming CMS events