Date: October 2, 2017
Time: 3:00 pm  to  4:30 pm

What will be the fate of DACA and the Dreamers for whom it was issued? This panel will examine the history of DACA in the context of the debate on immigration reform; the constitutional and moral issues raised by the recent order for its termination; and the actions that can be pursued to achieve a just outcome. The panel includes Juan Belman, Organizer, University Leadership Initiative, DACAmented/Undocumented Immigrant; Karma Chavez, Associate Professor, Mexican American and Latina/o Studies; Denise Gilman, Clinical Professor, School of Law; Madeline Hsu, Professor, Department of History; and moderator

Matthew Butler, Associate Professor, Department of History.

The event is sponsored by the Institute for Historical Studies in the Department of History, Center for European Studies, International Relations and Global Studies, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, and Mexico Center. More information online. RSVP to

Location: University of Texas, Garrison Hall (GAR 4.100), Austin