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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Marc Pavilion

LACC and Vanderbilt University's LAPOP partner for the public release of the highly anticipated 2014 AmericasBarometer Data and Comparative Report. LAPOP is the premier public opinion survey in the Western Hemisphere and is the primary source of information for scholars, policy makers and businesses. Sessions on five critical issues: Crime, Corruption and Governance, Democracy in Colombia, Disaster Risk Reduction, Peace in Colombia, The Armed Forces, and Democracy in Venezuela. Program/RSVP

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Venue:Modesto A. Maidique Campus | PCA 150

Dr. Desmond Thomas was Lead Economics Specialist for the Caribbean Country Department at the Inter-American Development Bank from 1997-2014. There he provided programming input for Bank development plans and regional initiatives in the Caribbean. This lecture explains why it makes economic and social sense to continue investment in tourism. Part of LACC's Visiting Scholar Lecture Series, its Migrant and Transient Communities Program of Excellence and its LAC & the Professions Lecture Series.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC Center Ballroom

LACC hosts students and faculty of the Inter American Defense College (IADC) for a discussion on security and defense issues in the Americas. LACC Director Frank Mora shares experiences and insight and PIR Professor José Miguel Cruz reports the 2014 AmericasBarometer Report that focused on security in the region. Part of LACC's Security and Governance Program of Excellence.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, TBD

Part of the FIU Program in National Security Studies. Co-sponsored by LACC, Jack Gordon Institute for Public Policy and Citizenship Studies at FIU, and the Office of Curriculum and Instruction, Division of Social Sciences and Life Skills, Miami Dade County Public Schools. Registration required. Call LACC at (305)348-2894 for more information.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, TBD

Part of the FIU Program in National Security Studies. Co-sponsored by LACC, Jack Gordon Institute for Public Policy and Citizenship Studies at FIU, and the Office of Curriculum and Instruction, Division of Social Sciences and Life Skills, Miami Dade County Public Schools. Registration required. Call LACC at (305)348-2894 for more information.