Dr. Robin Hoover’s life experience focuses on human rights activism, border ministry, border research, public policy, and public discourse.  He appears in many border and immigration related documentary films.  His manuscript addressing immigration issues is in the process of publication by Texas Tech University Institute for Studies in Pragmaticism.  His life’s work is archived in the University of Arizona Special Collections Library. 

​His speaking engagements on university campuses include all day availability.  He will typically schedule presentations in multiple classrooms, a lunch gathering with students, and a public lecture with Q&A in the evening.  Topics include Humanitarian Assistance, Human Rights, Migration Policies, Immigration Law, Immigration Reform.  Classes he has spoken to include political science, international relations, sociology, government, history, anthropology, economics, law enforcement, law administration, public health, public administration, Mexican-American studies, Latin-American studies, Spanish,religious studies, ethics. 

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Keynotes, Lectures, classes

Christian Theological Seminary

University of California, Fresno

Notre Dame University

University of Arizona

Arizona State University

University of Georgia

Davidson College

Texas Christian University

University of California, San Diego

The Evergreen State College

John Carroll University

Cuyahoga Community College (Diversity Speaker)

University of Michigan

Michigan State University

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

University of the North System, Sonora

University of Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta

University of Guadalajara, Lagos de Moreno

Sonoran State Commission for Attention to Migrants

University of Texas

New York University

Queens College

City University New York

Cornell University

Southern Methodist University

The New School

First United Methodist Church, Schenectady, New York

Temple Emmanuel, Tucson, Arizona