Center for Research on Migration and Refugee Integration’s 1st Annual Symposium

Dear Students,

We are pleased to announce the Center for Research on Migration & Refugee Integration’s (CRMRI) first Research Symposium. This Research Symposium will be held in the College of Social Work/Goodwill Humanitarian Building in room 155-A at the University of Utah on Friday, March 31, 2017 from 8:30 – 3:00 pm.

We would like to invite you to participate by submitting an abstract for a poster presentation.  The abstract will be 200 words and describe your research in working on issues around refugee and/or immigrant integration.  Please see that attached poster template. Please contact Delva Hommes with your poster submission.  The submissions are due March 13 and the acceptance letter will be emailed by March 20. The posters will be presented from 12:00 – 1:00 pm on March 31. 

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DATE:  Friday, March 31, 2017

TIME:   8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

PLACE: Goodwill Humanitarian Building

College of Social Work

395 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

ROOM: Okazaki Community Meeting Room (155-A)

COST:  No cost

4.5 CEU (education credits)


Continental breakfast served at 8:30 am and lunch at noon.


Registration link:

Last day to register – March 24

150 guests accepted

We would be honored if you would consider presenting a poster and look forward to hearing from you.  Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions about the event.


Caren J. Frost, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Director, Center for Research on Migration & Refugee Integration

College of Social Work

University of Utah

395 S 1500 E room 208

Salt Lake City, Utah 84112

(801) 581-5287 (o)