Video Archives Expand for Global REM Seminars

Videos with closed captions from the Global Race, Ethnicity and Migration seminars presented by leading scholars in fall 2007 at the University of Minnesota are now available.

Presenters in the 2007 series included Hakim Aberrezak (French and Italian); Donna Gabaccia (Immigration History Research Center and History); Bernard Maegi (History); Vera Fennell, Kathy Fennelly and Crystal Myslajek (Humphrey Institute); and Margaret Werry (Theatre Arts and Dance), as well as Franca Iacovetta from the University of Toronto (History).

Global Race, Ethnicity and Migration (Global REM) seminars are sponsored by the Immigration History Research Center and the Institute for Global Studies, both units of the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota. Richard Stachow, video photographer for the College of Liberal Arts, arranged videography; Mari Magler, associate director for Disability Services, coordinated captioning for accessibility.

The videos, teaching modules, and scholarly resources are available through the Global REM website at For more information about Global Race, Ethnicity and Migration programs, please e-mail