To help police and prosecutors better tackle the issue – and improve services to victims – FIU’s Department of Criminal Justice has partnered with the Miami-Dade County State Attorney’s Office and the Miami-Dade Police Department on a two-year project to study LGBTQ hate crimes in the county. Funded by a $500,000 grant from the United State Department of Justice, researchers will interview crime victims, police detectives and prosecutors, as well as review hundreds of case files.
Cybersecurity experts from the Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy joined the College of Engineering and Computing in supporting the 2017 Florida Cybersecurity Conference at FIU, hosted in collaboration with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Florida Small Business Development Center Network and the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.
Ala’a Basatneh, a student in the Master of Arts in Global Affairs program, recently spoke at International House about moral courage and her dedication to raising awareness about the ongoing Syrian War crisis - whether through social media activism or through aid relief efforts. Read more here.
Join the Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs for a timely discussion with leading experts on some of the most critical issues in the world today: security challenges from Russia and China; the fight against terrorism in the Middle East; U.S. policy toward Cuba and Venezuela; and the future of democracy and human rights.
Join the Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy in partnership with the Division of Information Technology for the first in a series of cybersecurity workshops designed to protect students from the increasing threat of cyber attacks. Cybersecurity: Developing Cyber Hygiene examines the most prevailing cybersecurity threats and introduces students to the proper cyber hygiene necessary to maintaining a healthy digital lifestyle.
Join the Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy in partnership with the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering for the third in a series of cybersecurity workshops designed to protect students from the increasing threat of cyber attacks. Cybersecurity: Foundations introduces students to technical components and terminology in cybersecurity. More specifically, students will understand key concepts presented in the computer sciences.
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