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The Green School hosts events during the Fall and Spring semesters which are offered to students and the community. Additionally, the Green School archives as many of its events by having them recorded and photographed. To view the videos and photos, please click here

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Note: All requests are subject to approval and cannot be guaranteed to be uploaded. Approved MediaWall items will be made available for a maximum of 2 weeks.

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Venue:FIU-MMC SASC 160

The Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy and Career and Talent Development Department welcomes the CIA to Florida International University. Representatives will discuss career opportunities available at the world’s premier intelligence agency, during a special two-hour event.

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Venue:FIU-MMC SASC 100

The Jack D. Gordon Institute and the Career and Talent Development Department welcomes the CIA to Florida International University for an interactive, intelligence-based simulation. Students will have the opportunity to learn analytic skillsets required for a career as an intelligence analyst.

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Venue:FIU- MMC SASC 305

The Jack D. Gordon Institute and the Career and Talent Development Department welcomes the CIA to Florida International University for an analytic and critical-thinking writing workshop. Students will have the opportunity to learn analytic skillsets required for a career as an intelligence analyst.

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Venue:Green School Auditorium

This Department of Defense workshop will expose minority institutions, their faculty, staff, administrators and students to business and career opportunities within DoD.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 243

Panel discussion on the 2016/2017 AmericasBarometer Regional Release featuring key experts on democratic governance. Panelists include FIU's Department of Politics & International Relations Astrid Arrarás and Associate Professor Barry Levitt, among others.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | GC 140

The European and Eurasian Studies Program, in collaboration with the European Student Association, is pleased to premiere a series of European Films during the semester. The first of these is a French film: "L'Auberge Espagnole."

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Venue:Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables

In this book, Dr. Danielle Pilar Clealand analyzes racial ideologies that negate the existence of racism and their effect on racial progress and activism through the lens of Cuba.

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Venue:Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables

Book Presentation featuring Dr. Sharon Milagro Marshall, award-winning journalist and corporate communication professional from Barbados. Co-sponsored by the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, Cuban Research Institute, and the African & African Diaspora Studies Program. Free and open to the public. To RSVP and for more information, please call (305) 348-1991.

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Venue:SIPA 125

Alumnus Anthony Faiola is The Washingotn Post's South America/Caribbean bureau chief. At this event, Faiola will discuss his return to Latin America during the age of Maduro.

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Venue:Webinar

The PICASSO project is organizing a policy webinar that will discuss and refine policy recommendations designed to improve EU/US ICT-orientated collaborations – specifically in three technological domains: 5G networks, Big Data and the Internet of Things/Cyberphysical systems (IoT/CPS).

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | GC Ballrooms

Due to hurricane Irma, this event has been postponed. A future date will be announced soon. Acting U.S. Assistant Attorney General Kenneth A. Blanco, Attorney General of El Salvador Douglas Arquimides Melendez Ruiz, Attorney General of Guatemala Thelma Esperanza Aldana Hernandez and Attorney General of Honduras Oscar Fernando Chinchilla Banegas will visit FIU.

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Venue:TBA

Congressman and Democrat Patrick Murphy, a businessman and accountant who served as the U.S. Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district from 2013 to 2017, and Congressman and Republican David Jolly, an attorney and former U.S. Representative for Florida's 13th congressional district, will visit FIU to discuss the state of the republic in the U.S.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 150

This roundtable panel discussion will feature Hon. Annette Klein, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, and Jeff Maslanik, PhD student in International Relations. The moderator will be Markus Thiel, Director of the Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence as well as European & Eurasian Studies.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center Ballrooms

The FIU Global Indigenous Forum creates a place for talking, listening and learning about Indigenous issues, perspectives and world views. Join FIU students and faculty for our fifth annual celebration with Indigenous speakers, performers, music and dance. Free and open to the public.

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Venue:Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W Flagler St, Miami, FL

The renowned Cuban pianist will play songs from the Cuban, Spanish, Latin American and international repertoire. His performance guests will be singer Cristy Arias, guitarist Juan Areco and dancers Darcy and Odaray.

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Venue:GC Ballrooms

Join the Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs for a lecture by Dr. Reza Aslan on Islam and Muslims in today's world. The lecture is part of this year's Geopolitical Summit.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | GL 220

The Exile Studies Program, together with the Cuban Research Institute, invites you to a panel discussion with Cuban-American poet Richard Blanco, the Betsy/FIU Scholar/Writer-in-Residence during the fall semester of 2017.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | SACS 160

Join the Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs and its African and African Diaspora Studies Program for the 19th Annual Eric Williams Lecture. Pedro A. Noguera, Distinguished Professor of Education at UCLA, will speak on the topic, "Do Black Lives Matter in the Age of Trump."

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Venue:TBA

As the World Bank Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean, Dr. Carlos Vegh oversees a team of economists charged with providing intellectual leadership, economic analysis and advice on the development issues facing that region. He has taught economics at Johns Hopkins University and UCLA. This lecture is part of the Ruth K. and Shepard Broad Distinguished Lecture Series.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 156

Conversations On Europe connects top experts from around the United States and Europe to discuss contemporary issues facing Europe and the Transatlantic relationship. Using both personal and institutional videoconference technology, panelists take questions and interact with audiences at the University of Pittsburgh and at remote sites in the US and Europe.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 150

In his work, the Cuban-American artist Humberto Calzada often explores the themes of loss, decay and rebirth. This documentary, directed by Eliecer Jiménez Almeida, endeavors to explain how Calzada's personal and spiritual loss, as remembered or imagined from afar, has affected his art and imagery.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 220

This short documentary directed by Richard Abella examines Ernest Hemingway's life and work in Key West, Florida, and the outskirts of Havana, Cuba. In addition to the director, a panel discussion will include the film's co-writer and narrator Raúl Villareal as well as FIU Spanish professor Ricardo Castells.

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Venue:Altamira Libros, 219 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables

Through the format of the graphic novel, Anna Veltfort offers a glimpse into a chapter of Cuban history that has never been told before, as she recounts the years she and her family spent in Havana during the 1960s and early 1970s.

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Venue:Frost Art Museum, Modesto A. Maidique Campus

An unprecedented examination of Rafael Soriano's work. This exhibition curated by Elizabeth Thompson Goizueta focuses on the multiple influences that nurtured a style where, in Soriano's words, "the intimate and the cosmic converge."

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 220

The Cuban film critic Dean Luis Reyes will discuss the recent trend among young Cuban filmmakers toward more critical and reflexive approaches to social reality.

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Venue:Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

The Balfour Declaration, a single paragraph in a letter dated in 1917, impacted the entire world. The declaration expressed the British government’s support of establishing a home in Palestine for the Jewish people. This led to the modern Middle East, with both its challenges and its promises. Learn more about this historical declaration at a retrospective marking 100 years of the Balfour Declaration.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | GL 220

Danny González Lucena's documentary focuses on the Harvard Summer School for Cuban Teachers, which brought nearly 1,300 Cubans to Cambridge in 1900. The goals of the program were to provide educational and cultural enrichment for the teachers and to forge closer ties between Cuba and the United States.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 140

The European and Eurasian Studies Program, in collaboration with the European Student Association and Lady Blanka Rosenstiel Lecture Series is pleased to premiere "Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge," a fascinating story of Madame Curie, a courageous woman, legendary Polish physicist and chemist and the only two-time Nobel Prize recipient.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 156

Conversations on Europe: "European Integration through Study Abroad? 30 years of the Erasmus Program"

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | GL 220

This panel will explore the role of social movements in the pursuit of social justice in the EU with Dr. Peter Funke, Associate Professor of Politics from the University of South Florida, and Dr. Markus Thiel, Associate Professor of Politics & International Relations and Director of the Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Wertheim Performing Arts Center

The Cuban Research Institute is pleased to announce the 13th installment of its annual concert series. This year's concert will be dedicated to Latin jazz, in honor of the renowned Cuban saxophonist and former FIU music professor, Carlos Averhoff, Sr.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | GL 156

Conversations on Europe connects top experts from around the United States and Europe to discuss contemporary issues facing Europe and the Transatlantic relationship.