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
|Date||Moderator (Click on names to access event flyer)||Topic (Click on hyperlinked titles to access related reading)|
|9/3/2019||Caridad Mas-Batchelor - International Rescue Committee, Cristobal Perez - Florida Department of Children and Families||RESCHEDULED for November 5 due to hurricane Dorian|
|9/10/2019|| Jhonery Mendoza - Office of International Student and Scholar Services Panel||Making 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 Miami||Arts, Sustainability, and Funding: Can They Coexist?|
|9/24/2019||Yenisleidy S. - Office of Global Learning Initiatives, Nashira W. - Women's Center, Nancy M. - The New Florida Majority, Sabrina L. - SGA, Jordan R. - Running Start||Inspired to Run: Women's Political Participation|
|10/1/2019||Wendy O.,Eliandro Chang.,Imani L.,Katherine T. - FIU CAPS|| World Mental Health Month Kick-off: Expanding the Reach on Mental Health|
|10/15/2019||John Buschman - FIU Hospitality, Joanna Garcia - Center for Leadership and Service||Food Insecurity on Campus - World Food Day (10/16)|
|10/22/2019||Tarek A. Raouf and Flavia Goldenberg - United Nations Association||Creating Local Leaders to Achieve Global Goals|
|10/29/2019||Adonia Simpson - Americans for Immigrant Justice ||Hot Topics in Immigration|
|11/5/2019||Caridad Mas-Batchelor - International Rescue Committee, Cristobal Perez - Florida Department of Children and Families||Understanding Labor Trafficking: Local and Global Perspectives|
|11/12/2019||Francesco Durberli - Survivor's Pathway||LGBTQI Victimization: Culturally Informed Advocacy|
|11/19/2019||Elizabeth Sanchez Vegas and Devorah Sasha - International Solidarity for Human Rights ||The Route to Human Rights: Hiking the Way of Saint James|
|12/3/2019||Nirvana Project Special Event||Honoring 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.