The FIU African and African Diaspora Studies Program and the Universidad Andina Simon Bolivar in Quito, Ecuador have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop collaborative programs in African diaspora studies and Latin American cultural studies.
On July 5, 2014, 40 students, professionals and policymakers across the country will be attending a prestigious, two-week energy seminar in Baku, Azerbaijan. Among the many who applied and the few who were accepted is FIU’s very own Melisa Balos, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Politics and International Relations.
Each year, the Morris and Anita Broad Fellowship Award offers both junior faculty and doctoral students an opportunity to advance and develop their academic research at early stages in their careers. This academic year, the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 recipients of the Morris and Anita Broad Fellowship Award.
“How to Handle the Media” is a hands-on training seminar that ensures that the participants have the skills and strategies for both enhancing and protecting an organization’s image and reputation should they ever need to interact with the media.
The Havel Initiative will host an interactive panel discussion on international human rights and Cuba at 9:30 a.m., June 28 in the MARC Pavillion on the Modesto A. Maidique Campus. The event is free and open to the public, but attendees are encouraged to RSVP.
The FIU Model United Nations (MUN) team has been ranked fifth “Best Delegation” in North America by BestDelegate.com in its annual Final College Rankings...
The School of International and Public Affairs’ Capstone Project is a unique and innovative feature of the MAGG Program and provides an important component to students’ learning experience and training.
FIU’s Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC) has awarded 18 graduate students the Tinker Field Research Grant. The Tinker Foundation Field Research Grants Program funds graduate student travel to Spanish or Portuguese-speaking counties in Latin America and the Caribbean to conduct research directly related to the region.
On May 14, 2014, the Frost Art Museum, along with FIU’s Cuban Research Institute and the Latin American and Caribbean Center, hosted three prominent Miami-based artists included in the Frost Art Museum’s current exhibition, Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art.