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Venue:Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, Florida

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.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus and Haiti

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.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, DM 353

Lecture by Anna Kaganiec-Kamieńska, Associate Professor at the Institute of American Studies and Polish Diaspora, Jagiellonian University, Poland and Fulbright Visiting Scholar at FIU's Cuban Research Institute. Co-sponsored by Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center and the Cuban Research Institute. Free and open to the public. For more information, please call (305) 348-1991.

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Venue:Various, Little Haiti

Tour led by Leonie Hermantin, Haiti Development Consultant. Part of LACC’s 21st Annual Haitian Summer Institute Lecture Series and LACC’S Haitian Studies Program of Excellence. By invitation only. Call LACC at (305) 348-2894 for more information.

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Venue:Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Florida International University, CBC 254

Screening and Q&A with Haitian-American film producer/director Rachelle Salnave. Part of LACC's 21st Annual Haitian Summer Institute Lecture Series and LACC's Haitian Studies Program of Excellence. Free and open to the public. For more information, call LACC at (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus, CBC 232

Master class in Haitian Dance and Folklore featuring the Louines Louinis Haitian Dance Theater. Conducted in Haitian Creole. Part of LACC's 21st Annual Haitian Summer Institute Lecture Series. Part of LACC's FLAC Lecture Series. Sponsored by LACC. Event is free and open to the public. Call (305) 348-2894 for more information.

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Venue:Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus. GL 220

Lecture and Q&A featuring Jan Mapou, writer, owner of Libreri Mapou and founder of Sosyete Koukouy. In Haitian Creole. Part of LACC's 21st Annual Haitian Summer Institute Lecture Series, LACC's Foreign Language Across the Curriculum (FLAC) Lecture Series, and LACC's Haitian Studies Program of Excellence. Free and open to the public. For more information please call (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:University of Wisconsin

Teacher Summer Institute featuring experts on race and ethnicity targeted to K-12 teachers. The workshop is a collaboration between Florida International University (FIU) Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, UW-Whitewater, UW-Madison Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies (LACIS) and the UW-Milwaukee Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS). Registration required. For more information, please call (414) 229-5986.

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Venue:Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus. GL 220

Lecture and Q&A featuring Dr. Frenand Léger, author and professor at Carlton University, Ottowa, Canada. In Haitian Creole. Part of LACC's 21st Annual Haitian Summer Institute Lecture Series, LACC's Foreign Language Across the Curriculum (FLAC) Lecture Series, and LACC's Haitian Studies Program of Excellence. Free and open to the public. For more information please call (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 220

Pre-departure orientation for students participating in LACC's Haiti Study Abroad 2017. Contact LACC at (305)348-2894 for more information.

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Venue:Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Workshop for K-12 teachers. Co-sponsored by Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, Cuban Research Institute and Miami Dade County Public Schools'Division of Academics, Visual and Performing Arts. Registration required. For more information, please call (305) 348-2856.