Milwaukee Summit 2018

Immigration and the City in the Trump Era: Immigrants’ Rights, Advocacy, and Immigrant Communities in Milwaukee

The 12th Annual Henry W. Maier State of Milwaukee Summit will be held on Thursday, Nov. 15, from 5:30-7 pm in the Student Union Alumni Fireside Lounge. This year’s theme is Immigration and the City in the Trump Era: Immigrant’s Rights, Advocacy, and Immigrant Communities in Milwaukee. A distinguished panel of community leaders and policy experts will discuss several different facets of immigration policy, immigrant rights movements, and immigrant resettlement experiences in Milwaukee under the current administration, and highlight different advocacy efforts and successful programs.

The Summit will be held on Thursday, Nov 15 from 5:30-7:00pm in the UWM Student Union Alumni Fireside Lounge, with a reception to follow. The event is co-sponsored by the UWM Urban Studies Programs, the Henry W. Maier Fund, the Center for Economic Development, Cultures & Communities, and the College of Letters and Science. This event is free and open to the public.