The Center for European and Transatlantic Studies in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs will be hosting Terri Givens, vice provost for Undergraduate Curriculum and International Affairs in the University of Texas. She will speak on “Immigration, Race and Populism: Politics and Policy from Colonialism to Brexit.”
About Terri Givens
Terri Givens has been a visionary leader since early in her career in higher education, from founding and directing the Center for European Studies at the University of Texas at Austin, to leading the university’s efforts in Mexico and Latin America as Vice Provost for Undergraduate Curriculum and International Activities. In her most recent position as Provost and Chief Academic Officer at Menlo College she has led faculty and staff in developing programs for first generation students, updating curriculum and instituting infrastructure for new evidence-based assessment tools. She has forged ties with community organizations that focus on college opportunities for disadvantaged youth and diversity in Silicon Valley. Terri is a strong advocate for access to higher education and developing the tools for student success that will ensure that a wide range of students continue to find opportunities in higher education.
The event is free and open to the public. Parking is available for visitors in Lot 1 in the Burge Parking Deck.