The Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center is sending out the call for our FLAS Fellowships for Summer 2020 and AY 2020-2021. The FLAS fellowship supports language training in Less-Commonly-Taught Languages (LCTLs), including Portuguese, Haitian Creole, and Quechua. The Summer Fellowship also includes the study of Quichua. Don't miss your Summer Study Abroad program or AY tuition paid. The deadline for both cycles is January 1, 2020. Please see flyer for more information.
The Haitian Student Organization is hosting a Toy Drive for needy children in Haiti. If you would like to donate a toy, please drop your donation at DM 488C.Donations will be accepted until the end of November.
While Dorian spared South Florida, its impact is being felt by many in our own community, including some of our students. We have received requests for help from a number of our Bahamian students, as well as a few members of the faculty and staff. The immediate requests for assistance amount is approximately $120,000 with additional requests expected for the spring semester. If you wish to make a donation, please reach out to the FIU Strong fund, Next Horizon campaign, or FIU food pantries.
The ASL Panthers and ASL Club at FIU will be hosting the FIU Honors College ASL Poetry Event 2019 on Wednesday, November 13 from 10am - 1pm at the Parkview Multipurpose Room. We look forward to seeing you there!
The III International Conference on Nineteenth-Century Peru will be taking place November 14-15, 2019. Please join us Thursday, November 14th from 10am - 6:10pm in GC 243 and Friday, November 15th from 11:15am - 6:15pm in GC 150. We look forward to seeing you there!
Please come join us for a unique lecture and jam session with the port, traveller, and songwriter Gio Evan. Don't miss out on seeing a young, emerging artist in the contemporary Italian music scene. We look forward to seeing you there!