Lecture: "Puerto Rico and its Role in the US and Latin American Relations"
|Venue:||FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 140|
Lecture by Maurice Ferré, former six-term mayor of the City of Miami and a candidate for the United States Senate. Mr. Ferré began his career in public service as a member of the Florida House of Representatives and then went on to be elected a commissioner of the City of Miami. He served as the Mayor of Miami from 1973 until 1985. After his terms as mayor, Ferré has involved himself in far-reaching business interests, public service and commentary on current and political affairs. Ferré was born in the American territory of Puerto Rico and is a resident of Miami. He is a graduate of the University of Miami. Co-sponsored by: Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC), Puerto Rico Statehood Students Association - FIU Chapter and FIU College Democrats with funding from FIU CSO.
Puerto Rico and its Role in US and Latin American Relations
March 31st, 2010
4:00pm - 6:00pm
FIU MMC, GC 140 - Margaret E. Anliker Auditorium
RSVP is not required, and there will be a light reception after the speech, and questions and answers session.