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winter 2023-2024 newsletter

Winter 2023-2024 newsletter



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News Archive

Major legal victory for PDHRP & Nixon Peabody in pro bono deportation case.

Man returned to US from Honduras after being deported and 13 years away.

Festschrift published in honor of Center Visiting Scholar and Guatemalan anthropologist Ricardo Falla, SJ. Center co-director Prof. Brinton Lykes contributes a chapter.

Jesuits defend human rights leaders in Honduras after attacks

Read the letter defending Ismael Moreno, SJ, a human rights activist in Honduras here.

Northern Light: A Syrian Refugee Flees America

Center Visiting Scholar Professor Laurie Johnston shared the story of a Syrian refugee mother and young daughter escaping the US to seek asylum in Canada in Commonweal magazine.

Read Johnston's article here.

Center certificate recipient Gabriela Távara Vásquez awarded a pair of prestigious awards

Read more about Távara Vásquez's awards here.

Center Visiting Scholar Claudia Escobar receives prestigious ​Democracy Award from the National Endowment for Democracy 

Read more about Escobar's award here.

Center Co-Director Kanstroom quoted in Christian Science Monitor article

"Why Trump immigration reform faces uphill battle? The GOP"

Refugee ban a loss for Worcester

Former CHRIJ certificate recipient and BC Ph.D. student in Sociology, Adam Saltsman, wrote an op-ed in the Worcester Telegram.