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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!

Click here for full access to NYTimes.com, free to FIU students, faculty, and staff!

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)
8/28/2018Anna Etienne, StartUP FIUEntrepreneurship and the Immigrant Experience
9/4/2018Alfredo Garcia, Miami City BalletThe Changing Landscape of the Arts in Miami
9/11/2018
Devorah Sasha & Elizabeth Sanchez Vegas, International Solidarity for Human RightsCan Education Change the Fate of Human Rights? Causes, Consequences, and Proposed Solutions
9/18/2018Erika Kern and Vanesa Rodriguez-Galindo , HistoryAre We Really Global Citizens? Cosmopolitanism and Its Myths
9/25/2018Besiki Kutateladze, Criminal JusticeProsecutorial Discretion and Racial & Ethnic Justice
10/2/2018Adonia Simpson, Americans for Immigrant JusticeImmigration 101: Understanding Recent Changes by the Trump Administration
10/9/2018Amanda Ogisi, Student Conduct and Conflict ResolutionBan the Box
10/16/2018Maria Lovett, Leadership & Professional StudiesDo Students Have a Constitutional Right to a Quality Education?
10/23/2018Emani Jerome, Knight FoundationBuilding a Better Miami
10/30/2018Eric Wagner, Community Based Research InstituteRace-Related Health Disparities: Are They Socially or Biologically Determined?
11/6/2018
Marisa Filgueras-Gomez, Modern Languages
Being Bilingual is Easy, Right?
11/13/2018Victoria Ferruccio, StartUP FIU & Ari Sernik, Honors CollegeMay 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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