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The Center can help your research by providing an intellectual space to support research collaboration between faculty, students, and community partners.

Get involved with research in Migration Studies:

  1. Join the Migration Club.
  2. Attend a Brown Bag Meeting where you can refine your research for whatever stage it is at.
  3. Submit research for the Center Awards annualy at the Undergradaute Research Symposium and Graduate Research Symposium.

The Center supports student research affiliated with Migration Studies in the following ways:

  • Brown bag lunches among faculty and students to discuss research projects and funding in the area of migration, displacement and community studies: Attend a Brown-Bag
  • Sponsorship of an annual award for faculty publication and organization of a public lecture by the faculty member.
  • Sponsorship of an annual award at the Undergraduate and Graduate Research Symposium
  • Sponsorship of conference attendance for the presentation of a co-authored paper between a faculty member and student
  • Hosting of research symposium with an invited external guest speaker annually and Duquesne students and faculty engaged as panelists
  • Tracking student theses and papers presented at the Undergraduate and Graduate Research Symposium in the fields of migration, displacement, and community
  • Providing Research Assistantships to interested students for course credits
  • Providing access to Community-engaged course opportunities