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Spring 2019 Seminar Series

Center for Migration and Refugee Studies (CMRS)
Events
Spring 2019

Thursday, February 28 
Screening of the film “Chauka, Please Tell Us the Time (2017)”
Event: Film Screening followed by a discussion with the producers of the film. The event is in collaboration with the Department of Philosophy.  
Venue: 6th Floor House, Hill House, Tahrir Square Campus
Time: 6-9.30


Wednesday, March 6
Life, Death, and Resistance: Immigration Detention in the Global North
Event:      CMRS Seminar Series
Speaker:   Jana Michelle Moss, CMRS Alumna
Venue:     6th floor Lounge-Hill House-Tahrir Square Campus
Time:       6.30-8.00


Tuesday, March 19
The “Right” to an Education: Educational Entitlements and the Ethiopian Community’s Experiences in Cairo
Event: CMRS Seminar Series
Speaker: Claire McNally, CMRS Researcher & Anouk Wijtsma CMRS Graduate Student
Venue: 6th Floor Lounge, Hill House, Tahrir Square Campus
Time 6.00-8.30 pm  


Sunday, March 24 
Comparing US and Egyptian refugee policy
Event: Lecture organized in collaboration with the Center for American Studies and Research (CASR) to the AUC community
Speaker: Distinguished Visiting Professor Karen Jacobsen, Henry J. Lein, Professor in Global Migration, The Fletcher School, Tufts University
Venue: PO85, GAPP Executive Room, BEC Building, New Cairo Campus
Time: Assembly Hour 1-2 pm


Wednesday, March 27 
US Immigration Policy in the Trump Era - What's New for Refugees
Event: Public Lecture in collaboration with the Center for American Studies and Research (CASR)
Speaker: Distinguished Visiting Professor Karen Jacobsen, Henry J. Lein, Professor in Global Migration, The Fletcher School, Tufts University
Venue: Oriental Hall, Tahrir Square Campus
Time: 6.00-8.30 pm


Tuesday, April 9

The Egyptian Legal Framework of Combating Smuggling on Migrants
Event: CMRS Seminar Series
Speaker Counsellor Dr. Mohamed Ezzat, Chief Prosecutor at The International Cooperation Division, the Office of the Egyptian Prosecutor General
Venue: 6th Floor House Hill House, Tahrir Square Campus
Time 6.00-8.30 pm