Recent Updates (All)


November 2023

  • November 17, 2023: Overcoming Institutional Closure in Immigration Research: How TRAC Uses Public Records Requests to Study the Deportation State. At the Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology at the University of Washington. (More info + registration.) Watch the recorded presentation on YouTube.

October 2023

September 2023

  • Presented paper at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law titled FOIA as Method: Mapping the Digital Architectures of the Immigration State.”

July 2023

  • July, 2023: Participated in international workshop on immigration data at the new Haven Asylum Lab in Canada.

June 2023

May 2023

  • May 18-19, 2023: Panel on the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) at the Transparency Conference in Washington, D.C., hosted by the American Immigration Council.

April 2023

  • April 13, 2023: Invited research presentation on electronic monitoring of migrants at the University of Baltimore School of Law.
  • April 13-15, 2023: Invited research presentation on asylum at the International Conference on Forced Migration at UCLA.
  • April 27-28, 2023: Spoke at the Annual Latino Public Affairs Forum hosted by the Center for Latin American & Latino Studies at American University where I recently started as a research fellow. Learn more about the event here.

March 2023

  • Political Geography Pre-Conference in Boulder, Colorado, and American Association of Geographpy Conference in Denver, Colorado.
  • Joined the Center for Latin American and Latino Studies and Immigration Hub at American University as a Research Fellow. (Announcement here.)

February 2023

January 2023


Fall 2022