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The Tuesday Times Roundtable (TTR) is FIU’s weekly series of moderated conversations on The New York Times articles from the multiple viewpoints of students, faculty, and staff.   All sessions are absolutely free, and include lunch.   No RSVP is required; just show up!

MMC Schedule – Spring 2017 –  GC 150

All Sessions are from 12:30-1:30pm

DateModerator (Click on names to access event flyer)Topic (Click on hyperlinked titles to access related reading)
Jan. 17Laylah Copertino, U.S. Fund for UNICEFDo We Have the Right to Clean Air?
Jan. 24Alfredo Garcia, SociologyThe Rise of the Nonreligious in America
Jan. 31
South Florida Human Trafficking Task ForceCombating Human Trafficking: Partnerships, Prevention, Protection and Prosecution
Feb. 7Felipe Neri Pieras Guasp, Embassy of Spain - Education Office The Role of Cultural Stereotypes in Intercultural Communication
Feb. 14Ruben Almaguer, Academy for International Disaster PreparednessDisaster Response: Who is Responsible?
Feb. 21Paul Feigenbaum, English Current Global Topic
Feb. 28Amanda Torres and Desmond Daniels, Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution
Speak Your Mind!: Balancing Freedom of Speech with Human Decency in the Digital Age
Mar. 7Joelma Nascimento, Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center
Your Inner Voice: Words Matter
Mar. 21Angus Ingham, UNICEF (Global)
Current Global Topic
Mar. 28Ethan Hollander, Chair, Political Science, Wabash College
State Power and Jewish Survival in the Holocaust
Apr. 4Holly Morganelli, Libraries
Hitchhikers' Guide to the World: Living and Working Abroad in a Changing Global Landscape
Apr. 11Meredith Morgan, Women's CenterLunch, Learn, and Lean In

 

BBC Schedule – Spring 2017 –  WUC 159

All Sessions are from 12:30-1:30pm

Jan. 24Alfredo Garcia, SociologyThe Rise of the Nonreligious in America
Feb. 7Felipe Neri Pieras Guasp, Embassy of Spain - Education Office The Role of Cultural Stereotypes in Intercultural Communication
Feb. 21Gerald Johnson, Student Government AssociationLet’s get TECHnical: Why Tech Degrees Are Not Putting More Blacks and Hispanics Into Tech Jobs
Mar. 7Joelma Nascimento, Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean CenterYour Inner Voice: Words Matter
Mar. 28Amanda Torres and Desmond Daniels, Student Conduct & Conflict Resolution Speak Your Mind!: Balancing Freedom of Speech with Human Decency in the Digital Age
Apr. 11 (ROOM CHANGE: WUC 155)Meredith Morgan, Women's CenterLunch, Learn, and Lean In

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