Education Embargo: How Trump’s immigration ban restricts knowledge

Thursday, Mar 09 2017 10:00 pm

Event End Time 2017-03-10 00:00
Event Location NYU DC, 1307 L St NW, Washington, DC, 20005
Co-sponsors Scholars at Risk; NYU DC
Contact clyfford.young@nyu.edu
In Event Types: Panel

As part of Scholars at Risk’s Student Advocacy Day at NYU Washington, D.C., SAR will host “Education Embargo: How Trump’s immigration ban restricts knowledge,” a panel discussion on the recent Executive Order on immigration and its impact on the U.S. higher education sector.

Joining us for this evening panel, which will be introduced by best-selling author Azar Nafisi and moderated by SAR Executive Director Rob Quinn, are Radwan Ziadeh, a Syrian scholar and Executive Director of the Syrian Center for Political and Strategic Studies, and Salam Al Kuntar, a Syrian archaeologist and post-doctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania.

This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP and direct all questions, including media inquiries, by emailing Clyfford Young at clyfford.young@nyu.edu