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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!

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Click here to watch past TTR sessions on YouTube!

MMC Schedule – Fall 2018 –  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)
8/28/2018
Anna Etienne, StartUP FIU
Entreprensurship and the Immigrant Experience
9/4/2018

Alfredo Garcia, Miami City Ballet
The Changing Landscape of the Arts in Miami
9/11/2018
Devorah Sasha & Elizabeth Sanchez Vegas, International Solidarity for Human Rights
Can Education Change the Fate of Human Rights? Causes, Consequences, and Proposed Solutions
9/18/2018

To Be Determined
Current Global Topic
9/25/2018

Besiki Kutateladze, Criminal Justice
Prosecutorial Discretion and Racial & Ethnic Justice
10/2/2018

Adonia Simpson, Americans for Immigrant Justice
Immigration 101: Understanding Recent Changes by the Trump Administration
10/9/2018
Amanda Ogisi, Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution
Ban the Box
10/16/2018
Mara Lovett, Education
Do Students Have a Constitutional Right to a Quality Education?
10/23/2018
Emani Jerome, Knight Foundation
Building a Better Miami
10/30/2018
Eric Wagner, Community Based Research Institute
Race-Related Health Disparities: Are They Socially or Biologically Determined?
11/6/2018
Marisa Filgueras-Gomez, Modern Languages
Current Global Topic
11/13/2018
Victoria Verruccio, StartUP FIU & Ari Sernik, Honors College
May We Never Forget: The Fading Memory of the Holocaust

For information on other Global Learning events, including at the Biscayne Bay Campus, visit our full events calendar here.

 

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