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Know Your Rights: Immigration and Police Enforcement on Campus

Organizer: DREAM Team at NYU
Venue: NYU Cantor Film Center, Theater 102
Address:
36 East 8th Street
New York, NY 10003 United States
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Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 03:00 PM 02/09/2018 05:00 PM America/New_York Know Your Rights: Immigration and Police Enforcement on Campus More detail: http://apa.nyu.edu/event/know-your-rights-immigration-and-police-enforcement-on-campus/ NYU Cantor Film Center, Theater 102, New York, NY, 10003

Presented by NYU Dream Team. Co-sponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, NYU Immigrant Defense Initiative, NYU Office of Global Inclusion, Diversity & Strategic Innovation, Gallatin Human Rights Initiative,  NYU Center for Multicultural Education & Programs, and NYU Sanctuary.

This panel conversation for NYU staff, faculty, and administrators will feature speakers from the National Immigration Law CenterDRUM – South Asian Organizing Center, and New Sanctuary Coalition. Panelists will address the following questions:

  • How can you minimize risks to those affected?
  • Are you aware of immigration laws that apply to campus spaces, including dorms, building lobbies, classrooms, private space?
  • What would you do if immigration officials approached you for information about students?
  • How can you best act in solidarity with all members of TNS community affected by recent changes in immigration laws and policies?
  • What can we do legally and strategically to cultivate and maintain environments that are safe and solidarity?

This event is open to the public. No RSVP required. Questions? Email nyusanctuary@protonmail.com

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Image: Know Your Rights, Matt Green, Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0).