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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus and Haiti

Now entering its 20th 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, GL 220

Inaugural lecture for the 20th Anniversary of LACC's Haitian Summer Institute featuring Dr. Chantalle Verna, Associate Professor of History & Politics and International Relations at FIU. Part of LACC’s 20th Annual Haitian Summer Institute Lecture Series and LACC’S Haitian Studies Program of Excellence. Free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call LACC at (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 220

Lecture and Q&A featuring Dr. Charlene Desir, Associate Professor at Nova Southeastern University’s Abraham S. Fischler College of Education. Part of LACC’s 20th Annual Haitian Summer Institute Lecture Series and LACC’S Haitian Studies Program of Excellence. Free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call LACC at (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 220

Lecture and Q&A featuring Carl Juste, Photojournalist, Miami Herald and Iris Photo Collective. In Haitian Creole. Part of LACC’s 20th 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 or to RSVP, please call LACC at (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Teacher Summer Institute featuring experts on Cuban U.S. relations 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:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 220

Lecture and Q&A featuring Dr. Herns Marcelin, Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Miami. In Haitian Creole. Part of LACC’s 20th 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 or to RSVP, please call LACC at (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:FIU 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:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, VH 100

Master class in Haitian Dance and Folklore featuring the Louines Louinis Haitian Dance Theater. Conducted in Haitian Creole. Part of LACC's 20th 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:Havana, Cuba

Program focusing on educational practice and philosophy on the island. The themes of literacy education, alternative learning models, teacher education, culturally relevant pedagogy, and civic engagement and social responsibility will be explored. For more information, please call (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GL 220

Educational training session led by FIU Cuban Studies experts for participants of “A Revolutionary Perspective on Education.” Co-sponsored by the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center at FIU and the Latin American & Iberian Institute at UNM. For more information, please call (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, SIPA 502-03

Lecture and Q&A featuring Rodny Estéus, Member, The Academy of Haitian Creole, Republic of Haiti. In Haitian Creole. Part of LACC’s 20th 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 or to RSVP, please call LACC at (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus | AC2 212

Workshop featuring discussions, hands-on activities, and field work for K-12 teachers. Co-sponsored by the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, The Education Effect, The Office of Global Learning Initiatives, Digital Library of the Caribbean-dLOC, and Miami Dade county Public Schools. Made possible through LACC's US Department of Education Title VI Grant. For more information, please call (305) 348-2894.

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Venue:Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables

Book Presentation featuring Dr. Sharon Milagro Marshall, award-winning journalist and corporate communication professional from Barbados. Co-sponsored by the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, Cuban Research Institute, and the African & African Diaspora Studies Program. Free and open to the public. To RSVP and for more information, please call (305) 348-1991.

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Venue:New Orleans, Louisiana

Haitian Studies Association 29th Annual Conference featuring scholars for a panel proposal. Co-sponsored by the Haitian Studies Association, Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, and Tulane University Roger Thayer Stone Center for Latin American Studies, among others. For more information, please contact hsa@umb.edu.