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Columbia is host this week to about 140 researchers, educators, community advocates and health care professionals gathered to share research, challenges and solutions on the experiences of immigrants and people-of-color communities in the Midwest.


The 18th annual Cambio de Colores – or Change of Colors – conference is subtitled “Welcoming Immigrants and Newcomers in Turbulent Times: Knowledge, Connections and Action.”

A three-day conference is being held to address the integration of immigrants into the Midwest. The 13th annual Cambio De Colores conference started Wednesday night at the University of Missouri and runs through Friday.