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Dr. Romero To Present Immigration Seminar
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 • Posted February 2, 2011

On Thursday, February 17, Mason ISD Community Education is sponsoring a free, informative seminar on the topic of immigration issues. Dr. Jesus Romero will present: "All You Need to Know About Current Immigration Issues and Their Impact on Our Communities" at the Mason High School Auditorium.

Part 1 is a General Session in English from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Justin McFarland’s Spanish students will host refreshments following the General Session. The seminar will continue with Part 2 from 7:15 to 8:30 p.m. The second session will be conducted in Spanish for immigrants on the citizenship process.

Dr. Romero is the Professor of Spanish and Chair of the Department of Modern Languages at Baptist University of the Américas in San Antonio. He is also the Director of the Immigration Service and Aid Center (also known as the ISAAC Project), a joint collaboration of BUA and the Baptist General Convention of Texas that focuses on equipping churches and other organizations to engage the immigrant community along a continuum of ministry options. The purpose of Dr. Romero’s seminar is to provide unbiased immigration information to the community in order to help it "separate the wheat from the chaff" on current immigration issues.

Become a lifelong learner with Mason ISD Community Education! To attend this seminar, go to for your registration form. Here is the information you will need:

Course #: 4

Course Title: Immigration Seminar

Date: February 17, 2011

Fee: $0.00

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