HISTORY 441 - Topics in History: HistoryLabs I
Section: 001 Immigrant Justice Lab
Term: FA 2020
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
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May not be repeated for credit.
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Spend a semester working as a researcher on asylum cases here in Michigan. Law students and undergraduate students will work in team in the lab to support lawyers from the Michigan Immigration Rights Center . Under faculty supervision, students will deepen their understanding of immigration law and policy, develop historical and legal research skills, and explore the history of violence and migration in Central America since the 1980s . They will also learn summarize and translate historical texts, research effective legal arguments, write legal briefs, and contribute to developing a national research database for use in asylum cases.

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HISTORY 441 - Topics in History: HistoryLabs I
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001 (SEM)
F 10:00AM - 1:00PM
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