Read, Learn, Discuss Campus Resources

  • Immigrants in COVID America is a project of the Immigration History Research Center to document the health, economic, and social impact of COVID-19 on immigrant and refugee communities in the United States. The project’s website includes fact-based research and reporting from reputable national media sources and think tanks; perspectives from experts, scholars and political commentators; and provides a summary analysis of emerging trends and issues
  • The University of Minnesota has established the National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM) in the The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility that focuses on COVID-19 prevention, control and mitigation. NRC-RIM will develop and disseminate best and promising practices for state and local health departments, create linguistically and culturally appropriate health communications and education, and develop training materials for public health workers and professionals. T
  • CLA’s Immigration History Research Center has recently launched #ImmigrationSyllabus, a website and educational resource to help the public understand the deep historical roots of today’s immigration debates. It is a great tool for teaching, learning, and advocacy.
  • Review the research and data collection projects done at the University of Minnesota about the value of international students and scholars and what they add to the University of Minnesota community. You can also learn about the achievements of international students, scholars, and alumni in the Stories and Research section of the ISSS website.
  • International Student and Scholar Services has an Intercultural Workshop Series for staff and departments interested in learning how to work effectively with international students and scholars.
  • Connect with units of the Office for Equity and Diversity for support and various educational and processing opportunities.
  • For faculty with questions about how to address these issues in class, the Center for Educational Innovation offers consultations via their website and through [email protected].
  • Review the Campus Climate website for more ways to get involved on campus.

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