April 27, 2023 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Observer Editor
“Human Migration Through the Ages”: U-M Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Thursday Lecture Series

 Every Thurs. Apr. 13–May 18. A series of talks by U-M and visiting scholars. Apr. 13: University of Toronto history professor Donna Gabaccia on “Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives in the Study of Human Mobility.” Apr. 20: MSU archaeology professor Kurt Rademaker on “The Trail of Early South Americans in the Andes.” Apr. 27: U-M (Dearborn) Arab history professor Sally Howell on “A Century of Middle Eastern Migration to Michigan: Displacement, Disruption and Dynamism.” May 4: MSU anthropology professor Andrea Louie on “History, Immigrant Experiences, and Contemporary Issues.” May 11: Georgetown University Institute for the Study of International Migration director Elizabeth Ferris on “Climate Change as a Driver of Migration: What We Know and Don’t Know.” May 18: Princeton University economics professor Leah Boustan on “Streets of Gold: America’s Untold Story of Immigrant Success.” 10–11:30 a.m., WCC Morris Lawrence Bldg. Towsley Auditorium, 4800 E. Huron River Dr. Preregistration required at olli-umich.org. $61 (members, $36) for the 6-lecture series. $10 per lecture for members. Membership, $25 a year. 998–9351.

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