International migration expert speaking at ASU


Angelo State University’s Foreign Affairs Program is hosting an international migration expert Feb. 1-2 in the Houston Harte University Center, 1910 Rosemont Drive.

James N. Purcell Jr. of the U.S. Association for International Migration (USAIM) will speak at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1 and 2:30 p.m. Feb. 2.

The first day Purcell will cover the “21st Century Migration Dynamics: How Migrants Are Shaping Tomorrow’s World” and on the second day, he will speak about “21st Century’s Worst Humanitarian Crisis: Escaping Syria”.

The presentations are free and open to the public. The purpose of the E. James Holland-Roy A. Harrell Jr. Foreign Affairs Program is to expose students to career opportunities in the Foreign Service and provide them and the community with a broader world view.

The program is sponsored by the ASU College of Arts and Sciences.

For more information, call 325-942-2162.