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Miami Beach Urban Studios Lincoln Gallery Exhibition: “There & Then” German Ruiz & Jose Luis Garcia

January 12 - April 26
FIU Miami Beach Urban Studios –,
420 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, 33139 United States
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Then and There Exhibtion 2017
There & Then January 12- April 26, 2017 Opening Reception January 12, 2016 at 7pm Artist: Jose Luis Garcia and German Ruiz Description: There & Then showcases the dual photographic perspectives of Jose L. Garcia and German Ruiz. This exhibit analyzes the connection between place and memory – from portraits and nocturnal landscapes to painted... Read more » Find out more »

Photographic and Ethnographic Exhibition – Getting the Water Right: The Culture and Politics of Water in the Everglades

January 15 - June 1
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Getting the Water Right: The Culture and Politics of Water in the Everglades Florida Coastal Everglades Long Term Ecological Research collaborator and anthropologist Dr. Jessica Cattelino teamed up with photographer Adam Nadel for this exhibit to visually and textually explores the interplay of ecological, social, and cultural processes in one of the world’s most iconic and imperiled wetlands ecosystems.... Read more » Find out more »

Textbook Adoptions for Summer 2017 Due by Chairs

March 17 - March 24
For courses without adoptions for Summer 2017, chairs are responsible to post any required and recommended textbooks and course materials via FacultyEnlight (https://www.facultyenlight.com/?storeNbr=785) during this 5-day period. We are legally required to have all adoptions submitted by March 24th. For questions or concerns, please contact:  Barnes & Noble bookstore stafffiubook@fiu.edu 305-348-3923 or 305-348-3924. Gitta Montoto,... Read more » Find out more »

T&P 2017-2018

March 20 - August 31
T&P candidates upload application using Panther180 between March 20 – August 31, 2017. For questions or support, please e-mail facultypromotion@fiu.edu.  Find out more »

Batchelor Environmental Center Restoration Work Days w/ Frost Museum of Science

March 21
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Join FIU SEAS and Frost Science’s MUVE (Museum Volunteers for the Environment) as we remove invasive vegetation from our new Batchelor Environmental Center restoration site on the Biscayne Bay Campus, to begin restoring the land to a native mangrove and hardwood hammock forest. The invasive vegetation consists primarily of Burma reed, Australian pine, and Brazilian... Read more » Find out more »
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The Pursuit of Abstraction

October 14, 2016 @ 10:00 am - April 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
In the first half of the twentieth century, many artists experimented with new forms of expression that resisted a secular understanding of the world rooted in rationality and scientific reason. The Pursuit of Abstraction presents works of fine and decorative art that seek to reenchant the modern age through spirituality and mystical experience, drawing on... Read more » Find out more »
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Modern Dutch Design

November 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am - June 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
During the period 1890–1940, the Netherlands built a reputation—which it still holds today—as a center for innovative design. Modern Dutch Design draws from The Wolfsonian’s extensive collection of Dutch furniture, decorative arts, design drawings, posters and bookbindings, in order to examine the evolution of design in the Netherlands during these decades. The exhibition focuses on... Read more » Find out more »
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More Is More: An Installation by Christie van der Haak

November 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am - June 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Rendering of Christie van der Haak’s installation More Is More, 2016, The Wolfsonian–FIU, Miami Beach FL.
In wrapping The Wolfsonian’s iconic facade and lobby with her signature tapestry and batik-inspired patterns, The Hague-based contemporary artist Christie van der Haak creates a striking encounter with contemporary Dutch design. Her extraordinary, intricate art bridges the historic focus of our major exhibition Modern Dutch Design with the present day, and mirrors the coexistence of... Read more » Find out more »

Pioneer of American Art Nouveau: William H. Bradley

January 26 @ 10:00 am - April 9 @ 6:00 pm
William H. Bradley was America’s foremost graphic artist from the end of the nineteenth century into the 1930s. Derived from the Art Nouveau aesthetic, the flowing lines of his designs for advertisements, periodicals, catalogs, and posters made a marked impact on both commercial and fine art in the United States. Pioneer of American Art Nouveau... Read more » Find out more »
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“The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture” Exhibition

February 16 @ 9:00 am - April 12 @ 6:00 pm
FIU Miami Beach Urban Studios –,
420 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, 33139 United States
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“The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture” March 16-April 12, 2017 Opening/Panel: Tuesday, March 21 at 7pm The Swiss exhibit is curated by two faculty and the Swiss embassy; packaged exhibit of 36 posters and an accompanying film Panel Discussion: Michael Jakob, Professor at the Haute Ecole du Paysage/Geneva Peter Petschek, Professor at HSR Rapperswil Find out more »

Beekeeping workshop

March 4 @ 9:00 am - April 8 @ 12:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
22200 SW 152nd Ave.
Homestead, FL 33032 United States
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Learn about the maintenance of honey bee colonies in your own backyard! Participants will learn beehive structure, bee species, pest management, and emergency preparedness.  Saturdays only. Register by Feb. 24: www.agroecology.fiu.edu  Find out more »
Free

FIU RUN Club Tuesday Meet-Ups!

March 14 @ 7:00 pm - May 30 @ 7:00 pm
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Exhibition: The Underline “Urban Trail ad Living Art”

March 16 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm
Lead: Roberto Rovira Dates: Thursday, March 16, 2017- Friday, April 21, 2017 Open Reception: Thursday, March 23, 2017 Time: 6:30 pm Installation: Monday, March 13, 2017 De-installation: Monday, April 24, 2017 Find out more »
8:30 am

Women Who Lead Conference MMC

March 21 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Women Who Lead is a two-day conference designed to further enhance the leadership development of female students at FIU. To accomplish this, the conference has four goals: To enhance students’ understanding and awareness about the scope of women in leadership in our society today To expose participants to gender equity issues as they relate to leadership,... Read more » Find out more »
10:00 am

Blackboard Learn: Assignments & Quizzes

March 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
This workshop provides a hands-on introduction to using the Assignment and Quiz tools. Participants will explore the tools from a student’s point-of-view. Then, from the instructor perspective, they will create, review, and grade assignments and quizzes. Prerequisite: Blackboard Learn: Essentials for Instructors workshop or experience teaching with Blackboard Learn. These workshops are available to all... Read more » Find out more »
Free

GL 220/ Meeting/ Andrew J. Hart

March 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
GL 220,
FIU
Miami, 33199 United States
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Bullets and Bones:  Battlefield Archaeology from the Historic to the Modern Find out more »
11:30 am

Go Green

March 21 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Chemistry and Physics (CP),
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, 33199 United States
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Sustainable is attainable! Find out how! Find out more »
12:30 pm

Tuesday Times Roundtable

March 21 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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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! View today’s topic at https://goglobal.fiu.edu/ttr/ Find out more »

GL 220 /Meeting/Robert Brown

March 21 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
GL 220,
FIU
Miami, 33199 United States
Meeting Title: PERG LUNCH/RESEARCH MEETING DATE Time Room  2/7/2017 12:30-2pm GL 835 2/14/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220 2/21/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220 2/28/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220 3/7/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220 3/14/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220 3/21/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220 3/28/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220 4/4/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220 4/11/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220 4/18/2017 12:30-2pm GL 220   Find out more »

International Court Watch Series: International Criminal Court

March 21 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
To date, 122 countries have becomes parties to the statute creating the International Criminal Court, the court of last resort to investigate crimes against humanity, war crimes, and genocide. This event will look at the role of the Security Council in the administration of justice, as it has the power to refer conflicts, even ones... Read more » Find out more »
2:00 pm

Blackboard Learn: Communication & Collaboration

March 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This workshop is a hands-on introduction to the real-time and any-time communication and collaboration tools available in Blackboard Learn™. The workshop emphasizes the importance of communication and interaction for student engagement and improved learning outcomes. Prerequisite: Blackboard Learn: Essentials for Instructors workshop or experience teaching with Blackboard Learn. These workshops are available to all FIU... Read more » Find out more »

GL 220/ Meeting/ Nathaniel Cadle

March 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
GL 220,
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199 United States
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Meeting Environmental Humanities Working Group Additional meeting time for members before work-in-progress seminar. Find out more »

Sex by the Bay

March 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
WUC 157,
3000 NE 151 Street
North Miami, 33181 United States
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Join the Black Student Union for a Healthy Discussion about Healthy Relationships and more!  Find out more »
2:30 pm

GL 835/ Meeting/ Ana Lorenzo

March 21 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Commitment Control Financial Aid Funds Find out more »
3:00 pm

GL 220/Meeting/Nathaniel Cadle

March 21 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
GL 220,
FIU
Miami, 33199 United States
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Work-in-progress faculty seminar Environmental Humanities Working Group Find out more »
3:30 pm

STEM Transformation Institute Colloquium: Dr. Michael Marder

March 21 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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STEM TRANSFORMATION INSTITUTE COLLOQUIUM

March 21 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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STEM TRANSFORMATION INSTITUTE COLLOQUIUM MARCH 21, 2017 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM SIPA 100 “Teaching has to improve if you want to survive” Dr. Michael Marder Executive Director of the UTeach Science Program & Co-director of UTeach Professor of Physics The University of Texas at Austin   Dr. Michael Marder is a Professor of Physics... Read more » Find out more »
5:15 pm
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GL 220/ Meeting/ Laz Gordon

March 21 @ 5:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Paws to Move Challenge – ROOM #220 3/21/17, 5:15-7:00 P.M.   Paws to Move Challenge Team Meeting:  All We Do Is Win (Teams 1-3) Team lead:Laz Gordon, PID 1197013laz.gordon@fiu.edu305-348-0419   Find out more »
6:00 pm

Honoring Legends Night

March 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The H.T. Smith Chapter of Black Law Students Association has begun to receive nominations for our prestigious Honoring Legends award ceremony. During the first installment of the series, BLSA honored H.T. Smith, esteemed professor and litigator, by renaming our chapter after him. In our second year, we bid farewell to renowned Professor George Knox, who... Read more » Find out more »
6:30 pm

Master of Science in Health Informatics & Analytics Information Session

March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
RB 250,
11200 SW 8 Street
Miami, 33199 United States
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Join an Information Session from 6:30PM to 8:00PM for FIU’s Master of Science in Health Informatics & Analytics, offered by FIU’s College of Business. Meet faculty, staff and alumni. Classes start in October.  Find out more »