News from IHRC

November 25, 2009

The Immigration History Research Center Newsletter is now available on line. Please go to our website at

Please join us for these IHRC events.

Tuesday, December 1—4:00-7:00 p.m.
Atrium & 120 Elmer L. Andersen Library
Please join the IHRC in celebrating the publication of
My Flag Grew Stars, by Kitty Gogins
Bring a brownbag lunch to these Global REM Sessions. Drinks provided

Thursday, December 3—Noon
308 Elmer L. Andersen Library
Johanna Leinonen, Ph.D. Candidate in History, University of Minnesota
“Invisible Immigrants or Perpetual Visitors? Intermarried Finns and Americans in Finland and the U.S.”

Monday, December 14—Noon
308 Elmer L. Andersen Library
Marketa Goetz-Stankiewicz
“Samizdat in 1970s/1080s Czechoslovakia”

Save the date: February 1, 2010
Coffman Memorial Union
Fighting Back Home
1 day teach-in about past and present immigrant involvement in homeland conflicts. More information to come.