Current State of U.S.-Mexico Relations

Thursday, Jun 24, 2021
From 11:50am to 1:15pm Eastern Time

Virtual Event

Contact: AARP Virginia

Current State of U.S.-Mexico Relations

Dr. Correa-Cabrera will talk about the main challenges that are present in the United States-Mexico relationship today, focusing on the topics of immigration, border security, trade and anti-narcotics cooperation in particular.

Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera is Associate Professor in the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University. Her areas of expertise are Mexico-US relations, organized crime, immigration, border security, social movements and human trafficking. Her newest book is titled Los Zetas Inc.: Criminal Corporations, Energy, and Civil War in Mexico (University of Texas Press, 2017). She is Past President of the Association for Borderlands Studies (ABS). She is also Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and Non-resident Scholar at the Baker Institute’s Center for the United States and Mexico (Rice University). Correa-Cabrera is co-editor of the International Studies Perspectives (ISP) journal.

Join AARP Virginia for a complimentary class offered by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at George Mason University (OLLI-Mason). OLLI-Mason provides intellectual and cultural experiences in a welcoming atmosphere to Northern Virginia residents in their retirement years. AARP Virginia is excited to collaborate with them to provide a sampling of their Summer semester!

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Please note that AARP will email you the link to the OLLI Mason Zoom platform on which the event will be hosted. You will receive a Zoom link to attend this class 24 hours prior to the class beginning. Do not opt-out of receiving emails as you will not get the Zoom link. Any information you share on that online platform will be governed by the privacy policy of OLLI Mason.

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