CCNY panel discussion advocates for immigrant and Muslim rights



WHAT: A panel discussion by experts on immigrant and Muslim rights. Topics include current and forthcoming laws and policies on immigration; DACA; the protection of immigrant rights; navigating ICE; the Muslim registry/ban; available resources and services; NYC as a sanctuary city, and City College as a safe space for immigrant students.

Angela Fernandez, Esq., executive director, Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigrant Rights
Jose L. Perez, deputy general counsel, Latino Justice PRLDEF
Afaf Nasher, executive director, Council on Arabic-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NYC)
Yatziri Tovar, CCNY student and Dreamer, CCNY Dream Team
Naz Ahmed, staff attorney, C.L.E.A.R. Project at CUNY Law School

WHERE: CCNY’s North Academic Center, Room 1/201, 160 Convent Avenue, Manhattan.

WHEN: 12:30 p.m. Thursday, March 2, 2017

Jay Mwamba, CCNY Public Relations, 212.650.7580, , or
Ashley Arocho, CCNY Public Relations, 212.650.6460,