Public Programs

Getting to the Point on New England’s Response to Refugee Crises featuring Congressman Seth Moulton (D-MA)


The Institute was proud to present Getting to the Point program on New England’s Response to Refugee Crises, cosponsored by UMass Boston. Congressman Seth Moulton (D-MA), experts Phil Nadeau, Lewiston, ME, Eva Millona, MIRA Coalition, Jessica M. Vaughan, Center for Immigration Studies, and moderator Maria Sacchetti, Boston Globe engaged in a conversation on the timely topic. After the speaking program, audience members participated in a “Today’s Vote” on a refugee bill that was before the U.S. Senate.

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