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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MMC Schedule – Fall 2019 –  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)
9/3/2019Caridad Mas-Batchelor - International Rescue Committee, Cristobal Perez - Florida Department of Children and FamiliesRESCHEDULED for November 5 due to hurricane Dorian
9/10/2019 Jhonery Mendoza - Office of International Student and Scholar Services PanelMaking a Global Impact: Exploring the Benefits of Student Engagement and Active Citizenship
9/17/2019 Melanie Rodriguez, Mary-Margaret Dale, and Christina Tassy-Beauvoirc – Culture Shock MiamiArts, Sustainability, and Funding: Can They Coexist?
9/24/2019Yenisleidy S. - Office of Global Learning Initiatives, Nashira W. - Women's Center, Nancy M. - The New Florida Majority, Sabrina L. - SGA, Jordan R. - Running StartInspired to Run: Women's Political Participation
10/1/2019Wendy O.,Eliandro Chang.,Imani L.,Katherine T. - FIU CAPS World Mental Health Month Kick-off: Expanding the Reach on Mental Health
10/15/2019John Buschman - FIU Hospitality, Joanna Garcia - Center for Leadership and ServiceFood Insecurity on Campus - World Food Day (10/16)
10/22/2019Tarek A. Raouf and Flavia Goldenberg - United Nations AssociationCreating Local Leaders to Achieve Global Goals
10/29/2019Adonia Simpson - Americans for Immigrant Justice Hot Topics in Immigration
11/5/2019Caridad Mas-Batchelor - International Rescue Committee, Cristobal Perez - Florida Department of Children and FamiliesUnderstanding Labor Trafficking: Local and Global Perspectives
11/12/2019Erica Friedman - FIU Multicultural Programs and Services, Elena Cyrus-Cameron, FIU College of Public Health and Social WorkTrans Lived Experiences and Practicing Gender Inclusivity
Elizabeth Sanchez Vegas and Devorah Sasha - International Solidarity for Human Rights The Route to Human Rights: Hiking the Way of Saint James
12/3/2019Nirvana Project Special EventHonoring the International Day of People with Disabilities: Recognizing the Impact of Inclusion through Adapted Sports

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