Greensboro College Presents Tannenbaum-Sternberger Colloquium on Temporary Migration Jan. 24

Nicolas Eilbaum

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro College presents a Tannenbaum-Sternberger Colloquium, “The Problem of Temporary Migration,” at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, in 109 Proctor Hall West on campus.

The event is free and open to the public.

The speaker will be Nicolás Eilbaum, visiting assistant professor of sociology and criminal justice at Greensboro College. He will discuss some of the issues raised when large number of people migrate, usually because they have been forced from their homes.

The event is part of the 2017-2018 colloquium series, “The International Community.”

The Tannenbaum-Sternberger Foundation, which underwrites the series, is a private foundation that strives to improve the quality of life for the people of Guilford County, N.C., by funding projects that make a difference in the lives of the people in the community.

For more information about the colloquia, contact Paul Leslie at 336-272-7102, ext. 5282, or email   

Greensboro College provides a liberal arts education grounded in the traditions of the United Methodist Church and fosters the intellectual, social, and, spiritual development of all students while supporting their individual needs.

Founded in 1838 and located in downtown Greensboro, the college enrolls about 1,000 students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia, and seven foreign countries in its undergraduate liberal-arts program and four master’s degree programs. In addition to rigorous academics and a well-supported Honors program, the school features an 18-sport NCAA Division III athletic program and dozens of service and recreational opportunities.


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