Cross Schools Speaker Series
This new series highlights how geography provides natural links across disciplines and schools, given that connectivity, space, and place are of paramount importance in today's society. The speakers are presented by the Department of Geography and the Environment in partnership with other University schools and departments.
Upcoming Events for 2014–15
Global Washington: Immigrant Growth, Settlement, and Strategies for Inclusion
Mon., Feb. 16, 4:30 p.m.
International Center Commons
Presented by Dr. Marie Price
Marie Price is a professor of geography and international affairs at George Washington University where she has taught since 1990. A Latin American and migration specialist, Dr. Price has conducted research on migration within Latin America and immigrant settlement in cities around the world, especially in metropolitan Washington. She is vice-president of the American Geographical Society and a non-resident fellow of the Migration Policy Institute, a think tank that focuses on immigration. Her publications include the following books: Migrants to the Metropolis: The Rise of Immigrant Gateway Cities (2008), Migrants’ Inclusion in Cities (2013), Diversity Amid Globalization: World Regions, Environment, and Development, 6th ed. (2014), and Globalization and Diversity: Geography of a Changing World, 4th ed. (2013).
Sponsored by the Department of Geography and the Environment