2017 Catholic Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII) Conference

Wednesday October 11 -
Friday October 13 2017

  • By: The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS), Loyola Marymount University, and Mount St. Mary’s University
  • Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Loyola Marymount University
    Los Angeles, CA



The primary purpose of the conference is to advance the goals of CMS’s Catholic Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII) which seeks to study, document, and support a growing network of diverse Catholic institutions that are working successfully to advance immigrant integration, empowerment and well-being. The conference will:

  • Examine how Catholic institutions are responding to changing immigration policies;
  • Convey the spiritual and theological vision that undergirds the Catholic Church’s work with immigrants;
  • Review public policies affecting immigrant integration and academic research on the work of Church institutions with immigrant communities;
  • Lift up model integration programs and ministries; and
  • Offer optional field visits to migrant ministries and shelters in Los Angeles on October 11th.

To register for this event, please click here