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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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July

Teacher Summer Institute: Florida and the Caribbean

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Sponsored by the Latin American and Caribbean Center

Religion in Haiti and the Diaspora

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Sponsored by the Latin American and Caribbean Center

Tropical Explorer Summer Camp: Caribbean Mosaic

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Sponsored the Latin American and Caribbean Center in conjunction with the Historical Museum of Southern Florida

Haitian Dance and Storytelling

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Sponsored by the Latin American and Caribbean Center

August

Tropical Explorer Summer Camp: Marvelous Mexico

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Sponsored by the Latin American and Caribbean Center in conjunction with the Historical Museum of Southern Florida

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus

with Dr. Edward Glab, Co-director, FIU Global Energy Forum. Sponsored by the Latin American and Caribbean Center and the Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida

September

Human Potential Redefined

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, CBC, 232

with Rabbi Chay Amar. Sponsored by Judaic Studies Program, Program in the Study of Spirituality, and Chabad Student Center

Cuba's Soft Power

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Venue:Inter-American Dialogue, 1211 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC

Dr. Julie Feinsilver, Georgetown University. Dr. Katrin Hansing, Baruch College. Dr. Robert Pastor, American University. Rachel Weiss, School of the Art Institute, Chicago. Sponsored by Cuban Research Institute, Latin American and Caribbean Center, and Inter-American Dialogue.

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Venue:Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables

with Uva de Aragon, Associate Director, Cuban Research Institute, FIU. Sponsored by Cuban Research Institute, Latin American and Caribbean Center, and Books & Books

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center, Room 150

Dr. JoAnne Harris, Georgia Institute of Technology. Dr. Nicola Foote, Florida Gulf Coast University. Mr. Patrick Tardieu, Fathers of the Holy Spirit Library, Port au Prince, Haiti. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center.

El teatro de Manuel Ascensio Segura y el Peru del siglo lXX

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Chemistry and Physics, Room 117

with Dr. Alberto Varillas, Professor Emeritus, Universidad Catolica del Peru. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center, Modern Languages, and Spanish Resource Center.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, PCA, Room 254

with Milena Neshkova and Hai (David) Guo . Sponsored by Department of Public Administration.

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus, Wolfe University Center, Room 155

with Rabbi Manis Friedman, Director, Bais Chana Women's Institute, Minnesota. Sponsored by Chabad FIU, Center for the Study of Spirituality, Judaic Studies Program, and Student Government Association.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Deuxieme Maison, Room 358

with Euridice Losada Ambrioso, Instituto Superior de Arte and Escuela Nacional de Arte, Havana, Cuba. Sponsored by Cuban Research Institute and Latin American and Caribbean Center.

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Venue:Biltmore Hotel, Miami, FL

America’s Conference® Sponsored by Institute for Public Management and Community Service, Miami Herald, State of Florida, and the World Bank

Reflections on the German Elections: A Roundtable

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

Louise Davidson-Schmich, University of Miami. Honorable Consul Klaus Ranner, German Consulate. Markus Thiel, Professor, Politics and International Relatiions, FIU. Sponsored by European Studies Program and Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, HLS, Room 160

with Joseph Tulchin. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center

October

Who is the Dalai Lama? And What is a Mandala? and Construction of Sand Manadala

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Frost Art Museum

Monks of Drepung Loseling Monastery and Nathan Katz, Director, Program in the Study of Spirituality, FIU. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality and Taget Wednesday After Hours at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum For information, call 305.348.2890

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, PCA, Room 254

Sukumar Ganapati, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Administration, FIU. Shaoming Cheng, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Administration, FIU. Jue Wang, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Administration, FIU. Sponsored by Department of Public Administration

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

with Steven Heine, Director, Asian Studies Program, FIU. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality, Asian Studies Program, and Pino Center for Global Entrepreneurship.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Wolfsonian

Film Series. Sponsored by European Studies Program and Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence.

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

Dr. Stephen (Steve) Crowley, Associate Professor, Politics, Oberlin College. Dr. Kellee Tsai, Professor, Political Science; Director, East Asian Studies, Johns Hopkins University. Sponsored by Asian Studies Program

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, MARC Pavillion

Dr. Stephen (Steve) Crowley, Associate Professor, Politics, Oberlin College. Dr. Kellee Tsai, Professor, Political Science; Director, East Asian Studies, Johns Hopkins University. Sponsored by Asian Studies Program.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center, Room 150

with Asian Studies Program. Sponsored by Asian Studies Program...For information call 305.348.1914

Brown Bag Seminar in Public Affairs | Decentralization in Small Unitarian States: The Case of Centra

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, PCA, Room 254

with Cristina A. Rodriguez-Acosta, Department of Public Administration, FIU. Sponsored by Department of Public Administration

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center, Panther Suite

with Rafael M. Hernandez, Editor, Temas, Cuba; Mellon Visiting Professor, Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies, University of Texas. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center, Room 243

with Dr. Jack Kugelmass, Professor, Anthropology, University of Florida. Sponsored by European Studies Program, Judaic Studies Program, and Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Labor Center, Room 110

with Dr. John Peffer, Ramapo College, New Jersey. Sponsored by African and African Diaspora Studies.

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

with Dr. Robert A. F. Thurman, Professor of Religion, Columbia University. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality and Frost Art Museum For information, call 305.348.2762.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Film Series. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center, Modern Languages Department, Le Cercle Francais, Phi Delta Phi.

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus, Wolfe University Center, Room 155

with Jonathan Schanzer, Deputy Director, Jewish Policy Center. Sponsored by Middle East Society, Judaic Studies Program, Jewish Community Relations Council, and Student Government Association.

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Venue:Miami, FL

Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality and 7eventhDay Media, Inc

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

Globalization, the ‘Crisis’ of Capitalism, and the Obama Presidency: African and African Diasporic Perspectives on Multiculturalism and Cosmopolitan Conviviality.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center, Room 243

with Manochehr Dorraj, Department of Political Science, Texas Christian University. Sponsored by Middle East Studies Center.

November

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

with Bela Henriquez, Member, Hijos e hijas por la memoria y contra la impunidad. Sponsored by Colombian Studies Institute and Latin American and Caribbean Center.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Wertheim Conservatory

with Robert L. Lapides, CEO, Bosques Pico Bonito. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center, FIU Department of Earth and Environment, FIU Global Energy Security Forum, and Kaufmann Foundation.

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

with Honorable Phillip T. Chicola, US Deputy Ambassador to Brazil. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribean Center, MALOKA (LACC Graduate Student Association), FIU Brazilian Club, LACC/BA CCF Young Professionals Club, and the Jack D. Gordon Intstitute for Public Policy and Citizenship Studies.

Brown Bag Seminar in Public Affairs - The Impact of the Federal Urban Empowerment Zone Program on Lo

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, PCA, Room 254

with Agatha Caraballo, Department of Public Administration, FIU. Sponsored by Department of Public Administration.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Chemistry and Physics, Room 197

with Bruce M. Bagley, Professor and Chair, Department of International Studies, University of Miami. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribean Center.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, MARC, Pavillion

with Augustus Richard Norton, Department of International Relations, Boston University. Sponsored by Middle East Studies Center.

Consecration of Sand Mandala

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

with the Monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality and Frost Art Museum For information, call 305.348.2762.

Sacred Music, Sacred Dance

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

with the Monks from the Drepung Loseling Monastery. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality and Frost Art Museum For information, call 305.348.2762.

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

with Mrs. Portia Simpson Miller, former Prime Minister, Jamaica. Sponsored by African and African Diaspora Studies Program, College of Arts and Sciences, School of International and Public Affairs, Women’s Studies, AADS Graduate Students Association, and the Latin American and Caribbean Center For information, call 305.348.6860 or 305.348.7246.

The Emergence of Transnational Subjects: The EU Eastern Enlargement and Women's Activism in Poland

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

with Dr. Joanna Regulska, Professor, Women's and Gender Studies and Geography; Dean, International Programs, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University. Sponsored by European Studies Program, Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence, Women's studies of Distinction Series.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Deuxieme Maison, Room 190

with Richard Fleming, Author. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center and Cuban Research Institute.

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

Film. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center, Colombian Studies Institute, MALOKA, and CSO.

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

with Dr. Allen Wells, Bowdoin College. Sponsored by Judaic Studies Program and Latin American and Caribbean Center.

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Venue:Temple Emanu-El, 1701 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach

with Venerable Khemsar Rinpoche, Founder, Yungdrung Bön Institute. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality, Asian Studies Program,and Temple Emanu-ElFor information, call 305.538.2503.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Deuxieme Maison, Room 358

with Eduardo Torres-Cuevas, History Professor, University of Habana; Director, Jose Marti National Library; Director, Casa de Altos Estudios Don Fernando Ortiz. Sponsored by Cuban Research Institute and Latin American and Caribbean Center.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, MARC International Pavilion

with Alexandra Avakian, Photographer, National Geographic

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Venue:Temple Emanu-el, 1701 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

with Rabbi Gellser, Temple Emanu-el. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality and Tibetan Yungdrung Bon Institute.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Health and Life Science Building II, Room 160

Ian Bond, Political Counsellor, Foreign and Security Policy Group, British Embassy, Washington D.C. Sponsored by European Studies Program, Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, and British Consulate General Miami.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Green Library, Room 835

Markus Reisenleitner, York University . Sponsored by European Studies Program, Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence, and Department of History Graduate Student Association.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, PCA, Room 135

Efraim Zuroff, Author . Sponsored by Judaic Studies Program, FIU School of International and Public Affairs, and Ruth K. and Shepard Broad International Lecture Series

The Faith and Practice of the Hare Krsna Movement

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, HLS, Room 362

with Lon Solomon. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality and Asian Studies Program

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

with Mirta Yañez, PhD, Author. Sponsored by Cuban Research Institute and Latin American and Caribbean Center

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Venue:University of Miami, Wesley Center Gallery

with Mark B. Rosenberg, President and Political Science Professor, FIU. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center and Miami Consortium for Latin American and Caribbean Studies

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus, Wolfe University Center, Room 155

with Dr. Soner Cagaptay, Director, Turkish Research Program, Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Sponsored by Middle East Society, European Studies Program, Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence, and Florida Turkish American Association

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

with Julia E. Sweig, Author. Sponsored by Cuban Research Institute and Latin American and Caribbean Center

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Rafael Diaz-Balart Hall, Room 1008

with Oscar Guardiola-Rivera, PhD. Sponsored by Colombian Studies Institute, Latin American and Caribbean Center, FIU College of Law, and MALOKA

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, PCA, Room 254

with Gina Scutelnicu, Department of Public Administration, FIU. Sponsored by Department of Public Administration

Spirituality and Entrepreneurship: Indian Perspectives

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

with Dipak C. Jain. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality, Asian Studies Program, Pino Center for Global Entrepreneurship

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Venue:Temple Emanu-El, 1701 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach

Lecture and book signing with Rabbi Yehuda Berg. Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality, The Kabbalah Center, and Temple Emanu-El. Tickets: $20 in advance, $25 at the door For more information, call 305.538.2503

December

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Venue:FIU, Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center, East Ballroom

with Mattias Sundholm, Deputy Spokesperson and Deputy Head of Press and Public Diplomacy Delegation, European Commission, US. Sponsored by European Studies Program and Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 100 (across from the Green Library Main Entrance)

A Documentary Film about Sugar Plantations, Children, and Human Rights. A film that examines the moral price of sugar from the perspective of conditions surrounding the children of sugar cane cutters of Haitian ancestry in the Dominican Republic and the continuing denial of their basic human rights.

The Resilient Rural America: Drivers of Speedy and High Quality Recovery Following a Disaster

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, PCA, Room 254

Emel Ganapati, Department of Public Administration, FIU. Shaoming Cheng, Department of Public Administration, FIU. Sukumar Ganapati, Department of Public Administration, FIU. Sponsored by Department of Public Administration

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Wertheim Concert Hall

with Emilio Cueto, author and independent scholar. Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Center, Cuban Research Institute, Organicarte, and Caldas Rum

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Venue:800 S. Douglas Road, Suite #170 Coral Gables, Florida

with Uva de Aragon, Associate Director, Cuban Research Institute, FIU and Mirta Yanez, Narrator and Essayist. Sponsored by the Latin American and Caribbean Center, the Cuban Research Institute and Centro Cultural Espanol Miami(CCE) For information or RSVP, call 305.348.1991 or 305.448.9677

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

"Increased Competitiveness through Sustainable Development - Sweden's EU Presidency Priorities and How Science Can Solve Some of These Issues". with Magnus Harviden, Science Counselor and Head of Office of Science, Embassy of Sweden, Washington D.C.European Studies Program and Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence.

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus, Mary Anne Wolfe Theater

Ms. Eleana Gordon, Founder, Center for Liberty in the Middle East. Dr. Russell Lucas, Professor, Politics and International Relations, FIU. Dr. Robert Rabil, Professor, Political Science, Florida Atlantic University. Mr. Hilarion (Lari) Martinez, Diplomat-in-Residence, FIU (moderator).

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Venue:The Shul, 9540 Collins Avenue, Surfside

Sponsored by Program in the Study of Spirituality, Bar-Ilan University, FIU Navon Program in Sephardic and Mizrahi Studies, FIU School of International and Public Affairs, Shamir (Jerusalem), and The Shul