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Grantees’ Work Prompts Systemic Reforms to Immigration Courts

Federal immigration courts have adopted two reforms that will expand access to legal protection for unaccompanied child migrants. Read More
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Immigration Counters Population Decline and Aging Workforce in Midwest

Immigration is a demographic lifeline for metropolitan areas throughout the 12-state Midwest region, according to a report released by The Chicago Council on Global Affairs. Read More
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DACA Recipients See Increase in Economic Opportunity

Two years after the initiation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program, beneficiaries of DACA have experienced a pronounced increase in economic opportunities, according to a national survey. Read More
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Updated Manual Helps Migrant Advocates Transfer Funds to Mexico

The Centro de los Derechos del Migrante and Global Workers Justice Alliance, both MacArthur grantees, worked with the American University Washington College of Law to produce a second edition of Money Transfers to Mexico, a manual ... Read More
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"Saying 'No Thanks' to 87,500 High-Skill Workers"

The Wall Street Journal
Margaret Stock, 2013 MacArthur Fellow
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Migration Documentary Films

MacArthur’s media grantmaking has supported the production of several documentary films on migration and immigration in the U.S. and around the world. Read More

Staff

Portrait of Barry Lowenkron

Barry Lowenkron

Vice President, International Programs
Portrait of John W. Slocum

John W. Slocum

Director, Migration
Portrait of Sharon Bissell Sotelo

Sharon Bissell Sotelo

Director, Mexico
Portrait of Kathy K. Im

Kathy K. Im

Director, Media, Culture, and Special Initiatives
Portrait of Valerie Chang

Valerie Chang

Interim Managing Director, U.S. Programs
Portrait of Liliane Loya

Liliane Loya

Program Officer, Mexico
Portrait of Tara Magner

Tara Magner

Program Officer
Portrait of Lauren Pabst

Lauren Pabst

Program Officer
Portrait of S. Quinn Hanzel

S. Quinn Hanzel

Program Assistant
Portrait of Phillis D. Hollice

Phillis D. Hollice

Program Administrator