|Venue:||Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 150|
Screening: America First: The Legacy of a Raid tells the story of an ICE raid against one immigrant community employed at a packing plant in Iowa and its aftermath 11 years later. A panel with Director Almudena Toral, Wendi Adelson, immigration attorney, and Erik Camayd-Freixas, author of US Immigration Reform and Its Global Impact: Lessons from the Postville Raid, follows. Co-sponsored by LACC, The Green School and Department of Modern Languages. Free and open to the public. (305)348-2894.
LACC/Cutler Bay Sr High Interdisciplinary Teach-In: Tracking Climate Change Effects on LAC Economies
|Venue:||Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique Campus|
Forty-two Senior High students from teacher Lashanda West's class visit FIU for an interdisciplinary look into the impact of climate change on LAC economies as part of a year-long collaboration between LACC and Cutler Bay Senior High School. Students interact with experts from the Extreme Events Research Center, the Wall of Wind, the Frost Museum, and Biology. Supported by LACC's US Department of Education Title VI grant. By invitation only. For more information, please call (305) 348-2894.