The Immigrant Welcome Center went to Dayton on January 30th for a City-to-City visit with Welcome Dayton. Read about the visit here.
In the Indianapolis Star, Matthew Tully shares why it is important for Indianapolis to welcome immigrants if it is going to be a vibrant, international city.
IndyStar, October 14
“Art experts and the public often disagree over what is great, but consensus over the weekend brought $300,000 to Anila Quayyum Agha of Indianapolis.” Read article.
Indy Star, September 14
Priya Patel was married in red. But when the reception to celebrate her wedding began that evening, she appeared in a stunning white gown that cascaded to the floor.
The two dresses symbolized two equally important traditions. In deference to her Hindu heritage, she wore a red with white sari for her wedding ceremony; white is considered a funereal color and red an auspicious one. But she also knew she wanted the full American bridal experience.
NBC, September 15
USA Today, October 21
“The Indianapolis 500 field features racers from many countries, the race is watched by millions of people worldwide — and this year, it also will be a forum for Americans urging thoughtful immigration policy reform.” Diana Penner (IndyStar, May 22) Read the article here.
“Thinking about difference works our brains by questioning our worldviews, beliefs and institutions.” Gregory Rodriguez
(Time, July 11) Read the article here.