Monica Weeks, LACC MA (’12), introduced President Barack Obama during a nationally televised speech at the White House on Tuesday, December 3. The speech kicks off a three-week publicity campaign by the White House to raise awareness about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare. Weeks, 26, shared her personal story of how the ACA benefited her.
Catch Emily Bello-Pardo, FIU student and expert in international relations, on her second appearance on Mega TV’s Ahora con Oscar Haza talking about Venezuelan politics.
Congratulations to Professor Augusta Vono for receiving the prestigious Rio Branco award by the Brazilian government!
The Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC) has invited two prominent experts on Honduras to analyze the results of the November elections and the implications for the political future of the country and the regional politics of Central America.
Talk by Mr. Paulo Sotero on “Political and Economic Challenges Facing Brazil in the Next Year.” Mr. Sotero is Director of the Brazil Institute, Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars, Washington, DC. Sponsored by LACC.
Talk by Emilio Gonzalez, Director of the Miami-Dade Aviation Department, on "Facilitating Business Travel: The Role of Airports."