"Global Goes Local" Conference in St Cloud, Apr 9-11

A leading conference on the challenges facing new Americans returns April 9-11, 2012 at St. Cloud State University. "Global Goes Local" will ask immigrants, scholars, employers, family experts, health authorities and others to find solutions to immigrants' problems and to celebrate their successes. The free public conference will be in Atwood Memorial Center (SCSU). Parking is free on streets adjacent to campus and $1/hr in the 4th Avenue Parking Ramp. Conference information and schedule


  • SCSU Faculty Research Group on Immigrant Workers in Minnesota

  • St. Cloud State University College of Liberal Arts, School of Public Affairs, College of Health and Human Services, and the Herberger Business School,

  • University of Minnesota Immigration History Research Center,

  • University of Minnesota Chicano Studies Department,

  • College of St. Benedict and St. John Gender and Women's Studies Program,

  • Macalester College Global Citizenship Institute,

  • SEIU Local 26