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Dr. Paul Shane Annual Policy Symposium

Monmouth University

400 Cedar Avenue, West Long Branch, NJ 07764

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Anacon Hall, Rebecca Stafford Student Center

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Event Program

8:30-9:15 Registration and Breakfast
9:15-9:45 Welcome and Opening Remarks

Patrick F. Leahy, Ed.D., President

Robin Sakina Mama, Ph.D., LSW, Dean, School of Social Work

Monmouth University

9:45-10:30 Keynote: Overcoming the Vulnerability of Immigrant Children

Professor Shirley Gatenio Gabel, Ph.D.

Fordham University

10:30-10:35 Honoring Professor Richard Blake, Ph.D., LCSW
10:35-10:45 Break
10:45-11:15 Environmental Justice

Christine Morales, MSW, LCSW

Rutgers University

11:15-11:45 Immigration Issues and Experiences at the Texas Border

Assistant Professor Widian Nicola, DSW

Seton Hall University

11:45-12:30 Lunch
12:30-1:30 Poster Session – View the List of Student Poster Presentations
1:30-2:15 Panel: International Student Experiences

Moderator: Professor Robert Barney, Ph.D.

2:15-2:45 A Call to Action
2:45-3:00 Closing Remarks


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