Skip to Content

Facing Immigration

  • Why do individuals and communities migrate, historically and currently?
  • Why and how do issues of race, class, and gender shape perceptions of immigrants and immigration?
  • How can the issue of immigration be humanized?

Why, for the past decade, has immigration been a major controversial force, shaping political developments across the globe?

Working together with faculty and local artists, students will be empowered to address this question and others through collaborative, team-based and inquiry-focused learning. Through further engagement in these topics, different forms of artistic production will be developed. These Outcomes will be prepared be shared on campus and in the larger community.


  • Colloborations TBA

Impact Outcomes

Students will share their findings with the general public in a format of their choosing.

Enrollment Information

Spring 2021

Course time/location: Mondays 9:00am-12:00pm (ASU Sync)

Lab time/location: Mondays 12:15-1:30pm (ASU Sync)

  • Humanities Lab HUL 494 and 598
  • Anthropology ASB 494 and 598
  • History HST 494 and 580
*Lab time is for students to work on activities and assignments, especially skill-building and collaborative Lab projects. Contact faculty about required Lab times. Sign up today!

Instructional Team

Faculty: Alexander Avina History School of Historical, Philosophical, and Reglious Studies Facing Immigration III Spring 2021
Faculty: Emir Estrada Anthropology School of Human Evolution and Social Change Facing Immigration III Spring 2021
Librarian: Allinston Saulsberry E-Learning and Instruction Undergraduate Instruction & Outreach Librarian Facing Immigration III Spring 2021
Librarian: Matt Ogborn E-Learning and Instruction Graduate Instruction & Project Manager Facing Immigration III Spring 2021