Hennepin Technical College’s Brooklyn Park Campus (9000 Brooklyn Boulevard, Brooklyn Park) will be hosting a student visas and citizenship workshop forum Saturday, October 8th from 8:30am to noon in the main auditorium.

Anyone interested in information and processes for receiving F-1 student visas, green cards, and citizenship should attend the forum. Legal permanent residents who want to become US citizens are encouraged to attend the forum. The event is sponsored by Hennepin Technical College’s Multicultural/International Office.

The forum consists of the following keynote speakers:

• Bruce Gawtry, Immigration Specialist and Customs & Border Protection Supervisor (retired)
• Steven C. Thal Immigration and Nationality Law Firm
• Agnes Foley, Director, CSJ, Learning in Style, School for Adult Immigrants
• MN Center for Victims of Torture
• Grace Harkness, League of Women Voters-Minneapolis

For more information, contact KimChau Ngo, or 763-488-2425


More about Hennepin Technical College
Hennepin Technical College ( is Minnesota’s largest stand-alone technical college, serving more than 10,000 students at campuses in Brooklyn Park and Eden Prairie. HTC offers more than 45 programs of study, leading to certificates, diplomas, an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) or Associate of Science (A.S.) degree. The college offers many evening, weekend, and online courses. In addition, cutting-edge continuing education is available through HTC’s Customized Training Services. To learn more, visit or call (952) 995-1300.

HTC is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system comprised of 32 universities and community and technical colleges serving the higher education needs of Minnesota. The system serves about 260,000 students per year in credit-based courses and an additional 164,000 students in non-credit courses.

Last updated by jlaabs : 2011-10-03 06:03:52