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Photovoice "Research-with-Results" Methodology Course Offered Fall 2018

05/11/2018

Launching in Fall 2018 at FIU, the course Photovoice as Community Engagement features Drs. Mark Padilla and Armando Matiz leading an interactive course on the methodology behind their successful Proyecto Lentes initiative carried out under an NIH grant in the Dominican Republic. Offered by LACC and FIU's Honors College, students may register for IDH3035. Non Honors College students should contact Logan Saucer at lsaucer@fiu.edu to apply to the Honors College and register for the course.

GSS' Juliet Erazo Publication a Model in LARR Review

05/10/2018

Five years post-publication, Juliet Erazo's book "Governing Indigenous Territories: Enacting Sovereignty in the Ecuadorian Amazon" has been selected as one of seven examples of how to study the issue of why and when ethnic identities can become politicized. "Erazo's work excels at bridging divides...as she adeptly crosses disciplinary boundaries...and presents a new model for scholarship" writes Dr. Marc Becker in his LARR Book Review Essay "Politicized Identities and Social Movements".

Green Family Foundation and LACC Partner to Sponsor Little Haiti Book Festival

05/03/2018

For the third year, GFF and LACC lend their support to MDC's Miami Book Fair and its Little Haiti Book Festival. This weekend, May 5 & 6, the Little Haiti Culture Center hosts the exciting ReadCaribbean Program featuring authors from Haiti and the Haitian diaspora, a series of workshops for writers and the community, dance and music performances, interactive demonstrations of Haitian culture, art and cuisine, and culture-based activities for children.

Upcoming Events

Tropical Botany Summer Institute for Teachers

06/11/2018 08:00 AM

Two-week intensive workshop for K-12 teachers focuses on tropical botany, ecology and natural history and is designed to increase teachers' knowledge and understanding of the importance of plants, plant uses, and habitat conservation. MPP credits are available for MDCPS teachers. To register, please visit https://www.mylearningplan.com. For more information, contact: (305) 667-1651 x 3330 or e-mail Kiki Mutis, kmutis@fairchildgarden.org.

21st Annual Haitian Summer Institute

06/18/2018 09:00 AM

Now entering its 21st year, the Haitian Summer Institute is a six-week program in Miami and Haiti designed for those interested in acquiring basic conversational proficiency in Haitian Creole and students who wish to continue their Haitian Creole Language and Haitian culture training at the intermediate and advanced levels. For more information, please call (305) 348-2894.

21st Annual Haitian Summer Institute

06/18/2018 09:00 AM

Now entering its 21st year, the Haitian Summer Institute is a six-week program in Miami and Haiti designed for people interested in acquiring basic conversational proficiency in Haitian Creole and students who wish to continue their Haitian Creole Language and Haitian culture training at the intermediate and advanced levels. For more information, please call (305) 348-2894.

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