UM Students to Present on Human Rights, Social Justice at U.S.-Mexico Border

April 18, 2016

MISSOULA – Students from the University of Montana schools of law and social work will present on U.S.-Mexico border human rights and social justice issues during an event slated for 12:10-1 p.m. Friday, April 22, in Gallagher Business Building Room 122.

The students’ presentation will be based on their January border visit to Tucson, Arizona, and Nogales, Sonora, Mexico. They met with human rights activists, public defenders, humanitarian aid workers, community leaders, artists and migrants to learn more about social, political, legal and economic issues related to migration.

For more information call UM School of Social Work Professor Janet Finn at 406-243-5583 or email


Contact: Janet Finn, professor, UM School of Social Work, 406-243-5583,