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Central Texas Immigrants:
Issues They Face, Resources to Assist Them

Saturday, May 11, 2002
8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Austin Community College Rio Grande Campus

Keynote Speaker:
Luis F. B. Plascencia
MAS/Public Policy
Chairman, Austin Commission on Immigrant Affairs
Government Department and Center for Mexican American Studies
at the University of Texas at Austin

This forum will be an opportunity for library workers, educators, and social service providers who may work with immigrants as part of their clientele, to become aware of challenges immigrants face in our community. Participants will leave the forum with an awareness of current issues and the resources available in Central Texas for helping immigrants in our community.

Registration is free, but space is limited to 200! Register Early!

Approved for .3 CEUs by the Texas Board of Social Work Examiners for Licensed Social Workers
Approved for County Librarian Certification Continuing Education hours by the Texas State Library

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For more information, please call Jennifer Thomas at 512/974-7547 or

Thank you to our community partners:
Austin Public Library
Austin Community College - Rio Grande Campus
H-E-B Grocery Stores - Austin Community Outreach

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Page Author:  Sarah Bradley-Leighton
Created: February 2, 2002
Updated: May 2, 2002