Center Events

March 16, 2018

  • 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
    2 Standard CLE credits will be requested

    This CLE will provide criminal defense attorneys with an overview of important issues to consider when representing noncitizen clients in criminal proceedings. Topics will include immigration detention, bond basics, consequences of certain criminal charges, and how to remedy pleas and convictions.

February 13, 2018

  • 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
    4 Standard CLE credits have been requested

    Developments in Immigration Law

    Students from each of the James H. Binger Center for New Americans Clinics will present on developments in immigration law related to their practice areas. 

November 2, 2017

November 1, 2017

October 11, 2017

  • 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

    Bringing extensive experience directly from the field, Kevin Hartigan, Catholic Relief Services’ Regional Director for Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia, discusses the challenges of implementing the emergency response and development programs in 20 countries affected by the Syrian refugee crisis.

October 4, 2017

July 28, 2017

March 31, 2017

  • 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
    2 Standard and 1 Ethics CLE credits have been approved; Event Codes #237902, #237560, #237270

    The James H Binger Center for New Americans will host a half-day CLE conference titled “Developments in Immigration Law: Executive Orders, Trafficking, and Federal Litigation” on Friday, March 31, 2017. Students from each of the Center’s three clinics will present on developments in immigration law related to their practice areas. 


March 1, 2017

  • 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

    Ms. Nazario is a Pulitzer Prize winning author who documented “Enrique’s Journey,” her story of a Honduran boy’s struggle to find his mother in the U.S. first published as a series in the Los Angeles Times. She will address the issues facing Central American migrants who continue to seek refuge at the southern borders of the United States.


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