AbUSed Film Screening and Panel

AbUSed shares the stories of the Postville families and individuals who were affected by one of the largest immigration raids in U.S. history. This spring marks the 10th anniversary of the event.

Monday, April 16, 5:30 to 8:00 PM
Cedar Rapids Public Library
Whipple Auditorium (2nd floor)
Free admission. Seating is limited.

Meet the Panelists


Luis Argueta, filmmaker

Dr. Jennifer Cooley, Associate Professor and Head of Spanish at the University of Northern Iowa

Reverend Paul Ouderkirk, who worked with Postville families in the aftermath of the raid.

Yer Vang, Director of Immigration and Refugee Services at Catholic Charities

This program is supported by Humanities Iowa and the National Endowment for the Humanities. The views and opinions expressed by this program do not necessarily reflect those of Humanities Iowa or the National Endowment for the Humanities.