The Mosbacher Institute’s Border & Migration Program is pleased to announce a new speaker series organized by Bush School of Government and Public Policy Assistant Professor Aileen Teague—The Other Side of the Border: Ties That Bind and Issues That Divide. The series will host two events this spring with practitioners working on the Border and in Mexico and Latin America.
On February 16 at 6:00 p.m. Central Time, Mr. Alan Bersin will join us for a talk titled “U.S.-Mexico Border under President Biden.” Mr. Bersin is the Inaugural Fellow of the Homeland Security Project at Harvard University’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. He served as Assistant Secretary for Policy & International Affairs and Chief Diplomatic Officer in the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS), as Vice President of INTERPOL for the Americas Region, and as Commissioner of US Customs and Border Protection.
The next event will be on April 13 at 6:00 p.m., when Ms. Ginger Jacobs, an immigration attorney from San Diego and national speaker on the topic, will join us for her talk “Myth-Busting around Immigration and Asylum.”