To break down barriers and combat stereotypes, every year the Green School hosts an interfaith community event featuring religious leaders and scholars. This year, the Green School teamed up with a newly created community group in Miami-Dade County, Interfaith Youth Miami, an initiative started by local high school students to promote understanding and foster new friendships between various faith communities.
America and Europe share core values and a love of healthy disagreement and debate, but the deeper trans-Atlantic bond lies in a dance between myth and dream set to the rhythm of freedom. Green School Senior Fellow Saif Y. Ishoof wrote this op-ed for the Miami Herald about the importance of the transatlantic relationship to the promotion of freedom and pluralism throughout the globe.
The National Institutes of Health has awarded professors Mark Padilla, Nelson Varas-Diaz and Kevin Grove, all housed within the Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies, a $423,555 grant to study the massive collapse in Puerto Rico's health care services after Hurricane Maria and how it impacted the lives of those who survived the hurricane but needed medical attention to treat chronic illnesses such as diabetes, cancer and HIV/AIDS.
Join the JGI in partnership with the College of Law for the fifth in a series of cybersecurity workshops designed to protect students from the increasing threat of cyber attacks. Policy and Law introduces students to fundamental cybersecurity policy debates of today and international cybersecurity norms and processes.
Maite Morales, a Ph.D. candidate in History, will examine carnival and festivals, and how they transformed into sites of state control and defined Cuba’s socialist culture during the second decade of the Revolution.
Join us for a compelling presentation that goes beyond the headlines to explore issues related to tolerance and coexistence on the part of Muslims towards Jews and Judaism, and Jews towards Muslims and Islam.
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