Brittney Nystrom, Executive Director, ACLU of Utah 

This presentation aims to provide an overview of the history, shortcomings, and possible solutions for the current U .S. immigration and refugee systems. Specifically, explanations will be offered of terminology, facts and figures, and the evolution of these restrictive and much-maligned systems. Following this explanation, the presentation will discuss current policies under the Trump Administration, as well as possible solutions and challenges to reform.