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“Broken Borders: Debating the State of Immigration”


The Utah Forensics Team is proud to announce its fall public event. This semester we will be focusing on the ongoing national debate regarding immigration reform, as well as recent developments related to this issue in Utah specifically. In addition to a demonstration debate featuring University of Utah debaters, the event will feature several speakers from the local community. Special guests include: Tony Yapias, former Director of the Utah State Office of Hispanic Affairs under Governors Michael Leavitt and Olene Walker; Wally McCormick, Utah Minutemen; Rep. Chris Herrod, Repub. – District 62; and Dee Rowland, Government Liaison and Director of the Peace & Justice Commission for the Utah Catholic Diocese. The debate and discussion will last from 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM in the Fine Arts Auditorium. For a map, click here.

Click here to view Part I of the debate.

Click here to view Part II of the debate.

Last Updated: 8/21/17