2015 Program

The 4th Annual International Graduate Student Conference on Migration at Michigan State University will be held in East Lansing, MI, from Friday, October 9, to Saturday, October 10, 2015 at the MSU International Center.

Program at a Glance

Click HERE for detailed program with panels


5:30 PM: Keynote Speaker – Dr. Dawn Chatty, University of Oxford, “Syria: The Making and Unmaking of a ‘Refuge’ State”
International Center Room 303


9:00 AM: Check in and Breakfast, Room 302

9:45 AM: Opening Remarks – Dr. Leslie Page Moch, Department of History, Michigan State University
Room 303

10:00 AM: MORNING SESSION, Panels 1 & 2

12:00 PM: Lunch, Room 302

1:00 PM: AFTERNOON SESSION I, Panels 3 & 4

3:00 PM: Break

3:15 PM: AFTERNOON SESSION II, Panels 5, 6, 7

5:15 PM: Break

5:00 PM: Closing Remarks – Dr. Jamie Monson, Director of the African Studies Center, Michigan State University
Room 303