Unlocking the Cuban Heritage Collection: Bringing Cuba Past and Present into the Classroom

Event information
Venue:University of Miami Coral Gables Campus

Learn practical approaches for using primary sources, in both digital and physical formats, in your classroom. This free training seminar for college and university faculty will introduce the vast resources available for teaching, learning, and research at the University of Miami Libraries’ Cuban Heritage Collection. The schedule includes:

  • “The Cuban Heritage Collection: Resources, Services, and Programs” aria Estorino, Deputy Chair, Cuban Heritage Collection, Otto G. Richter Library
  • “Accessible Sources: Teaching with Digital Documents” Jameatris Johnson and Meiyolet Mendez, Education & Outreach Librarians, Otto G. Richter Library
  • “Using Theatrical Resources in Spanish and Social Studies Classrooms” Lillian Manzor, Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures

Event is free, but seating is limited. RSVP by Friday, July 1st, 2011 to chc@miami.edu or 305-284-4900. Refreshments will be provided.

Event is sponsored by LACC, UM’s Center for Latin American Studies and the Miami Consortium for Latin American and Caribbean Studies.