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Events

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

Presentation by author Ruth Behar, with commentary by Richard Blanco. Ruth Behar's novel is a multicultural coming-of-age narrative—based on the author’s childhood in the 1960s—as a young Cuban-Jewish immigrant girl in New York City.

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus | AC2 212

Workshop featuring discussions, hands-on activities and field work for K-12 teachers. Co-sponsored by the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, The Education Effect, The Office of Global Learning Initiatives, Digital Library of the Caribbean-dLOC, and Miami Dade county Public Schools. Made possible through LACC's US Department of Education Title VI Grant. For more information, please call (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:MARC Pavillion

FIU hosts the six annual EMEP welcoming teachers, professors, translators and researchers of Portuguese.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | SIPA 502

Dr. Albert Sergio Laguna analyzes the significance of the famous comedian Guillermo Alvarez Guedes's jokes in order to understand Cuban-American culture in Miami during the 1970s and 1980s.

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

Dr. Albert Sergio Laguna's book examines the aesthetic and social logics of a wide range of popular culture forms originating in Miami and Cuba from the 1970s through the 2010s.

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

Written in verse, with excerpts from José Martí's seminal "Versos sencillos," Emma Otheguy's bilingual book is a beautiful tribute to a brilliant political writer and courageous fighter of freedom for all men and women.

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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: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: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

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, 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.