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With Different Eyes Conference

November 5, 2022 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Registration for the conference is closed.

We have emailed conference information to the registered participants.


We will start the day in Moore Hall 100 with our keynote speaker. The program will begin at 8:30, so please give yourself enough time to park, walk over to Moore Hall, enjoy some breakfast—and get yourself a seat in Moore 100.

  • Park in the lowest levels of Parking Structure 2 (levels 1 & 2) where the Visitor Parking (Pay-By-Plate) pay stations are located.
  • You will not be able to use your coupon code on any other level of the parking lot.
  • Enter the parking code that was emailed to you in the parking pay station machine.

Please check this campus map for parking and building locations.

Saturday, November 5
UCLA Campus


8:30 – 9:30  Welcome & Keynote Speaker
9:45 – 11:00 AM First Session Workshops
11:15 – 12:30 PM Second Session Workshops
12:30 – 1:30 PM Lunch Break
1:30 – 3:00 PM Third Session Workshops

Cover art composed by Marivell Arayasirikul


Learning to See Our (Im)migrant Students with Different Eyes:
Challenging Misconceptions and Fostering Linguistic Resilience

Keynote Speaker

Inmaculada M. García-Sánchez

Inmaculada M. García-Sánchez is Associate Professor of Social Research Methodology in the School of Education and Information Studies and Associate Director of the Center for the Study of International Migration at UCLA.  Her research focuses on language and the (im)migrant experience of children and youth. She is a past postdoctoral fellow of the National Academy of Education.  She is author of Language and Muslim Immigrant Childhoods: The Politics of Belonging (2014, Wiley-Blackwell) and of numerous articles and chapters on immigrant children and youth, as well as co-editor of Language and Cultural Practices in Communities and School: Bridging Learning for Students from Non-Dominant Groups (2019, Routledge).


November 5, 2022
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Moore Hall
457 Portola Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States


Nancy Lee Sayre