Panel to discuss European migration crisis

contact: Margaret von Steinen
| WMU News

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Western Michigan University has scheduled a panel discussion on the "European Migration Crisis" for noon Monday, Oct. 5, in 158 Bernhard Center.

The event is open to the public free of charge.

Panelists will address the difference between a refugee and a migrant, give an overview of how European countries are responding, and talk about possible next steps for the international community.


The panelists, all WMU faculty members, are Dr. Gunther M. Hega, associate professor of political science; Dr. Susan Pozo, professor of economics; and Madol Dhuol, a master’s candidate in the University's international development administration program. Dr. Jim Butterfield, WMU professor of political science, will serve as the panel moderator.

For more information, write or call (269) 387-3993.

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