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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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Venue:FIU - MMC - Graham Center Panther Suite

Join us for this panel discussion on Changing Gender and Sexuality Norms in Germany and the US.

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Venue:FIU - MMC - Green Library Resources Center - 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.

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Venue:FIU MMC | SIPA 100

Join us for a special presentation by International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economist Francesco Grigoli for a discussion of the global financial situation and the role of central banks in emerging economies.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 280

Donna Nevel, a Jewish American partner in the movement to challenge anti-Muslim racism, will discuss the multiple manifestations of Islamophobia in the US, as well as U.S. domestic and foreign policy and the relationship between Islamophobia and Israeli politics.

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Venue:Historic Hampton House Cultural Center 4240 NW 27th Ave Miami, Florida 33142

Join us for a screening of Finding Fela, directed by Alex Gibney, followed by a discussion led by Dr. Hilary Jones, FIU Associate Professor of History & African and African Diaspora Studies. In partnership with FIU Department of History, African and African Diaspora Studies, and the Historic Hampton House. Thursday Oct 18, at 6PM at the Historic Hampton House Cultural Center. Click for details.

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Venue:Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus. SASC 100

Former President and CEO of the National YoungArts Foundation, Carolina García Jayaram discusses the future of arts education, her leadership role and how her choices made her career possible. Free and open to students and faculty from MDC, FIU and the general public. Co-sponsored by Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, FIU's Humanities Edge, and Miami Dade College. More information at merary.nieves@fiu.edu.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center 355, 10955 SW 15 St., Miami

Sonia Fritz's documentary "Después de María: Las 2 orillas" is a look at Puerto Rico eight months after the passing of the hurricane. It explores several grassroots inititives around the island and the stories of families who emigrated to Orlando after the hurricane, as well as the important contribution of the diaspora in the reconstruction of the island.

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Venue:Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 220

21st Interdisciplinary Faculty Colloquium on politics and race in Puerto Rico. Presentation by Professor Danielle Clealand followed by comments by Discussant Dr. Jorge Duany. Open to faculty and graduate students. For more information please call (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:FIU - MMC - GL 220

Roundtable on 'The EU-China Relations'

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Venue:Vizcaya

"Building urban resilience through networks and communities: lessons from Athens, Greece"

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Venue:Modesto A. Maidique Campus (MMC) - Graham Center (GC) 118

Lecture by Dr. Sultan Somjee. Religious Studies Alumni Dinner Lecture. Former head of Ethnography at the National Museums of Kenya. Founder of the Community Peace Museums Programme and Foundation, and the Asian African Heritage Trust in Kenya.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 243

Join us for a discussion about the fall of the Ottoman Empire at the end of WWI and its consequences for the Middle East. We will explore the post-war partition of the Middle East by European colonial powers, the formation of a new state system in the region and how these events still reverberate to this day. The keynote presentation by Dr. Juan R.I. Cole will be followed by a conversation with FIU faculty experts, including Professors Eric Lob, Thomas Breslin, Naisy Sarduy and Carlos Grenier.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 243

Join us for a discussion about the fall of the Ottoman Empire at the end of WWI and its consequences for the Middle East. We will explore the post-war partition of the Middle East by European colonial powers, the formation of a new state system in the region and how these events still reverberate to this day. The keynote presentation by Dr. Juan R.I. Cole will be followed by a conversation with FIU faculty experts, including Professors Eric Lob, Thomas Breslin, Naisy Sarduy and Carlos Grenier.

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

This comparative analysis by Drs. Elaine Acosta González, Florencia Picasso Risso, and Valentina Perrotta González examines the public policies and social programs toward the aged population in three different countries.

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Venue:GC 140

With the rise of corruption, populist movements and authoritarian regimes across the world, the liberal international order and democratic systems of government are being challenged across the board. Concerns about these trends extend from the United States to every corner of the globe. Join us for a special discussion exploring these questions with FIU students.

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Venue:Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 220

The publication of "Obispos de la Patria Grande. Pastores, profetas y mártires: is the fruit of last year's Symposium on Latin American Socio-Ecclesial Movements of Liberation: History and Continuity (1968-2018. This event launches the book and offers discussions tied to the ongoing research as well as an homage to Saint Romero of the Americas. In Spanish. Co-sponsored by LACC, Religious Studies, History, and the Latin American and Caribbean Interdisciplinary Initiative on Religion.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center 140

Organized by "The Humanities Edge: Creating a Pathway to Diversified Scholarship," this panel discussion will recount the unwritten and half-forgotten histories of the city, including the experiences of Bahamian, Puerto Rican, Cuban, and Haitian immigrants.

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Venue:Hyatt Regency Miami

The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Conference and Expo 2018 – hosted by Florida International University in partnership with New America and supported by NICE – will bring together leading practitioners, employers and scholars to explore ways of developing a skilled cybersecurity workforce ready to meet the challenges of the future.

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Venue:Port-au-Prince, Haiti

The 2018 conference theme calls for presentations on the search for knowledge on and about Haiti, and the work of creation and innovation that advances the field of Haitian Studies through new modes of production and data collection in the sciences, the arts, and humanities.

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Venue:FIU - BBC - Mary Ann Wolfe Theater

Polish Play on "Pola Negri", the extraordinary life of Polish stage and actress Pola Negri by the Polish Canadian Theater in Toronto.

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Venue:FIU - MMC - Green Library Resources Center - 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.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus GL 220 | GL Breezeway | GL TV Lounge

Fourth Annual Language Day featuring language reunions, trivia, karaoke, pop-up speakers, free food, swag, roundtables, games and more. Co-sponsored by FIU Libraries, Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, FIU's Department of Modern Languages and Student Organizations. Free and open to the public. For more information please visit libguides.fiu.edu/fiulanguages

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Green Library 220

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.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Deuxieme Maison 353

CRI Visiting Scholar Nelson Jaime Santana will analyze the causes and consequences of the rising numbers of Cuban professionals and managers who have relocated in Santiago de Chile.

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Venue:FIU Wertheim Performing Arts Center, 10910 SW 17th St., Miami

Virtuoso pianists and Cuban brothers Orlay Alonso and Orlando Alonso present an immersive experience that places the audience at the center of the "Golden Era" of Cuban music and entertainment of the 1940s and 1950s.

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Venue:FIU - MMC - Green Library Resources Center - 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.