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Simone Campbell, SSS, on campus February 17

Simone Campbell, SSS, executive director of NETWORK
Simone Campbell, SSS, executive director of NETWORK
Photo supplied.

A forum on immigration reform featuring national leaders and immigrants will be on St. Catherine University's St. Paul campus Tuesday, Feb. 17, 7–9 p.m.

Breaking The Impasse VI: “A Call for Immigration Reform” will feature Simone Campbell, SSS, executive director of NETWORK and Bruce Corrie, associate vice-president for University Relations and International Programs at Concordia University. St. Kate's alumna Selamawit Kifleyesus '06, MANU'11, an immigrant herself, will be among those at the event sharing their stories.

The event will be in the Rauenhorst Ballroom, inside the University's student center, Coeur de Catherine, 2004 Randolph Avenue, Saint Paul. Guests should park in The O'Shaughnessy lot, accessed from Gate 4 on Fairview Avenue, south of Randolph Avenue.

For more information contact the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet Justice Program Assistant at 651.690.7080.

Presenters

The event is presented by the Legislative Advocacy Partners Working Group of the Justice Commission of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet (CSJ) and Consociates, St. Catherine University's Myser Initiative on Catholic Identity and NETWORK, a National Catholic Social Justice Lobby.

Co-sponsors

Catholic Charities Office for Social Justice

Justice Club at Benilde-St. Margaret's School

National Catholic Sisters Week Project at St. Catherine University

Sisters Online

School Sisters of Notre Dame Central Pacific Province

Justice Committee of St. Paul Monastery

Women Religious for Justice

Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality

Celeste's Dream

Consociate Services of the CSJs and Consociates

Feb. 6, 2015 by Julie Michener

See also: Catholic Identity, Social Justice