The Latino Migration Project directs a number of award-winning programs.New Roots/Nuevas Raíces is one of the fastest growing archives of Latino oral histories in the region. Building Integrated Communities is a statewide initiative that partners with local governments to create and implement action plans for improving the socio-economic integration of newcomers. México Connections is a program that enables UNC students to research, work, and engage in service with immigrants in North Carolina and in Guanajuato, Mexico.
2020 Newcomers Symposium
The Newcomers Symposium convened audiences from across the state for a third year, this time as a free virtual event. The Symposium took place on November 10 and was organized by The City of Winston-Salem Building Integrated Communities (BIC) Program and The Institute for the Study of the Americas at UNC Chapel Hill.