The Search for Belonging: The Reality of Stateless People

Please join the School of Social Transformation, the School of International Letters and Cultures, and Focus Brasil for a talk by Maha Mamo, a formerly stateless person.

Mamo was born stateless. Her parents are both Syrian but because her mother is Muslim and her father is Christian their marriage is not officially recognized by the Syrian authorities. In Syria, you're not given citizenship if your parents' marriage is not officially recognized.

Film Screening: 'The Infiltrators'

"The Infiltrators" is a docu-thriller that tells the true story of young immigrants who intentionally get arrested by Border Patrol and put in a shadowy for-profit detention center. Marco and Viri are members of the National Immigrant Youth Alliance, a group of radical Dreamers who are on a mission to stop deportations. And the best place to stop deportations, they believe, is in detention.

50 Years of MTESOL Mini-Conference

We're celebrating 50 years of graduate studies in ESL education (the MTESL/MTESOL program) at ASU!

Main features of the conference will be presentations by former and current students, a plenary presentation by a former faculty member and program director, and social events with food and drinks. 

The conference is free of charge and open to the public and all are invited to celebrate with us.

Schedule available on the conference page. Please contact the organizers with questions:

Conflict Resolution for Managers and HR Professionals

This four-hour skills building course explores the complexity of workplace conflict through the lens of organizational climate and culture.

In this hands-on course, participants will be provided opportunities for developing their personal conflict management skills as well as exploring various strategies for managing workplace conflict. Particular focus will be paid to providing tools, such as teambuilding and facilitative leadership, which support productive and healthy conflict in the workplace.

Instructors:

Navajo Nation Law CLE Conference

This conference will offer a survey of legal issues in business development, energy law, criminal law and case law updates, as well as an exploration in fundamental law. It is ideal training for tribal court advocates, tribal court practitioners, tribal court prosecutors, tribal court defenders, tribal council members, Indian law attorneys and attorneys practicing on and near the Navajo Nation Reservation, tribal liaisons, government legislators, Navajo Nation Bar members, law students, as well as teachers/professors and students of American Indian studies.

ASU Wind Ensemble, Wind Symphony and Concert Band: 'It's Just Band!'

Arizona State University’s Wind Ensemble, Wind Symphony and Concert Band conducted by Jason Caslor take the stage to celebrate all things band!

General admission tickets are $12 at the box office; fees apply for online advanced purchase.  Free student and band director tickets are available by contacting the ASU Gammage box office (480-965-3434).

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