St. Norbert College Distinguished Lecture Series Presents Gratzia Villarroel

From St. Norbert College, February 17, 2012
by Chris Swietlik, chris.swietlik@snc.edu, (920) 403-3089

DE PERE, WIS.: Gratzia Villarroel, associate professor of international relations and comparative politics, will discuss "The Turn to the Political Left in Latin American Politics," as part of the St. Norbert Distinguished Lecture Series on Saturday, March 3 at 9 a.m. at the Door Community Auditorium in Fish Creek. All lectures are free and open to the public.

With a B.A. from the University of North Dakota, and an M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina, Villarroel's main research interests include the impact of global institutions on the development of democratic structures in developing nations. She has presented at the Joint Conference on International Law and International Studies Association in The Hague, the Academic Council on the United Nations and was a Santo Domingo Visiting Scholar at the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS) at Harvard University.

For more information, visit www.dcauditorium.org or contact Cari Lewis at director@dcauditorium.org or (920) 868-2728.