16th Annual Conference
Todos Juntos: Collaboration and Unity in Uncertain Times

June 14-16, 2017
University of Missouri - St. Louis

*This is an archive of the 2017 conference page and is not being updated.


 Last Updated: 25 July, 2017

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2017 Cambio de Colores Conference Home

This is the archives of the 2017 conference site.


Cambio de Colores is a multistate conference about integration of immigrants in new destinations in the Midwest.

It is a professional development opportunity that engages practitioners, researchers, and those working with immigrant communities in sharing experiences and knowledge that facilitate the integration of immigrants in new settlement areas.


Cambio de Colores: 16th Annual Conference

The 16th annual conference took place in St. Louis on June 14, 15 and 16th, 2017.
PLUS! Extended Education Track on Language, Literacy and Culture on June 16-17.

Thank you to all presenters, speakers, site visit hosts, attendees, sponsors, and collaborators for a successful conference!

2017 Conference proceedings will be available in several months. Check out the 2016 proceedings and the searchable digital library.

See the 2017 Attendee Guide.

The official conference program is available for viewing on the Program page. Check out the Plenary Speakers! Some powerpoints and other materials are available at the top of the Program page.

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This conference is made possible thanks to the generous support of our sponsors at the University of Missouri System, at the University of Missouri – St. Louis, and our external sponsors including Missouri Foundation for Health,  TheBANK of Edwardsville, and others.

Thank you to our other generous sponsors!



These are the major deadlines for presenters and participants in the 2017 conference.

August 2016: Formation of Planning Committee and subgroups

October 2016: The Cambio de Colores: 16th Annual Conference website went live

December 2016: Circulation of the Call for Presentations

February 6, 2017: Presentation proposals due at midnight

February 28, 2017: Poster and Lightning Round submissions due at midnight

March 8, 2017: Notification of accepted abstracts

April 5, 2017: Author/presenter registration deadline

April 17, 2017: Last day for Early Bird Registration rates

June 4, 2017: Last day for regular registration rates

June 14-16, 2017: Sixteenth Cambio de Colores Conference

August 19, 2017: Deadline for submission of papers for publication in 2017 Proceedings