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Venue:Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The National Council for Social Studies (NCSS) Annual Conference is the largest gathering of K-12 social studies classroom teachers, college and university faculty members, curriculum designers and specialists, district and state social studies supervisors, international educators, and social studies discipline leaders. Attendance for educators made possible in part by LACC's US Department of Education Title VI grant. Registration required. More information at NCSS website.

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Venue:InterContinental Hotel Miami

This forum will feature scholars, private sector representatives and government officials who will explore the prospects of energy solutions in Venezuela that will address the current energy sector crisis. Hosted by Reed Smith LLP and co-sponsored by LACC and FIU Law International and Graduate Studies. Forum details are forthcoming.

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Venue:Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

The Education Department at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden and LACC will offer a workshop on ethnobotany for educators to help participants understand the historical, cultural, and economic significance of plants through time. The workshop will consist of a combination of lecture, discussion, and guided hands-on activities. Registration required. Made possible with support from LACC's US Department of Education Title VI Grant.

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Venue:Green Library 220, FIU MMC

In this discussion, experts on the revolutionary experiences of Cuba and Venezuela will compare and contrast how they displaced thousands of citizens as a result of radical social transformations. Presented by the Cuban Research Institute and co-sponsored by LACC. Free and open to the public. For more information and to confirm your attendance, email cri@fiu.edu.