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BTI Summer Research Program
March 9, 2017.

New Executive Director for Strategic Partnerships
Dec 7, 2016.

BTI Seeks a Communication Coordinator
Dec 6, 2016.

BTI Fellow Subash Khatry Studies Impact of Immigration on U.S.-Born Workers
Nov 16, 2016. Khatry’s paper, titled “Effects of Immigration on Wages: A Reappraisal” analyzes U.S. census data from 1960 all the way through 2014 in order to determine the true impact of unauthorized and authorized immigrants on native U.S. American jobs.

UH President Khator Appointed to Homeland Security Academic Advisory Council
Oct 19, 2016. Renu Khator, chancellor of the University of Houston System and president of the University of Houston, has been appointed to the United States Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Academic Advisory Council (HSAAC) as one of eight new members.

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Visit
Sept 2, 2016. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee visited BTI Institute to hear what our institute has been working on.

Congressman Michael McCaul
Sept 1, 2016. Congressman Michael McCaul visited BTI Institute to be updated on the latest developments of the institute.

BTI Researcher Comments on the Port of Houston
BTI Researcher Maria Burns Comments on the Expanded Infrastructure at the Port of Houston

New Program Director of Operations
BTI recently appointed a new program director, Rachel Brownlie.

New Program Director for Educational and Professional Development Initiatives
BTI recently appointed a new program director, Tiffany Roosa.

New Executive Director
BTI recently appointed a new executive director, Ioannis Konstantinidis, PhD.

BTI Policy Lead Discusses Unaccompanied Minors
Dr. Luis Torres talked about the new surge of unaccompanied minors and how research at BTI could contribute to policy in this area.