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Art Miami 2017 – DEEP SEE Project

December 5, 2017 - December 10, 2017
One Herald Plaza at NE 14th Street On Biscayne Bay in Downtown Miami Between the Venetian & MacArthur Causeways FL United States
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Art Miami 2017 has invited the MiART Foundation to present the DEEP SEE project, a special exhibition at the fair Dec. 5-10, 2017. Deep See ProjectCurated by Carol Damian The Deep See project seeks to leverage the power of art as a means of communication to heighten awareness about climate change, marine safety and conservation, and sea level rise.... Read more » Find out more »

Julius Klinger: Posters for a Modern Age

October 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 29, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Recognized as one of the leading graphic artists of the modern age, Austrian designer Julius Klinger (1876–1942) transformed commercial visual culture through his innovative advertising posters, book and magazine illustrations, mass promotional campaigns, ornamental and typographical design, and brand development. Associated with both the Vienna Secession and Jugendstil at the turn of the twentieth century,... Read more » Find out more »

Double Vision

October 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 29, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Graphic design helps establish a visual identity—a brand—for a client. At the same time, it can express the designer’s individual creativity. To explore this dual nature of graphic identity, Vienna-based design studio Seite Zwei transforms The Wolfsonian’s façade and lobby with typefaces, abstract forms, and color schemes derived from the work of Julius Klinger, one... Read more » Find out more »

Selling the Golden Leaf: Exoticism in Tobacco Advertising

October 12, 2017 @ 12:00 am - April 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Selling the Golden Leaf reveals how early twentieth-century tobacco companies pitched their products through association with tropical landscapes, colonial adventures, and non-Western peoples. The installation, drawn from The Wolfsonian–FIU Library’s collection, includes advertisements, labels, and books that relied on colorful, eye-catching images made possible by the advent of new printing technologies at the end of the... Read more » Find out more »

National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference

December 6, 2017 @ 8:00 am - December 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Hyatt Regency,
400 SE 2nd Avenue
Miami, 33131 United States
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The 2017 National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference, sponsored by the ABC-UTC, will be held on December 7 and 8, 2017 in downtown Miami, Florida, with pre-conference workshops on December 6, 2017. Please mark your calendars for the 2017 National ABC Conference and check the left vertical menu for additional details as they become available! Important links:  –... Read more » Find out more »
10:00 am

Safe Zone Train the Trainers

December 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Train the Trainer sessions are available for Faculty and Staff who have already completed a segment of the Safe Zone training at FIU and would like to join the team as a facilitator for future trainings. Registration for this session is available at professionaldevelopment.fiu.edu Find out more »

Turnitin Feedback Studio in Canvas Webinar

December 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join us online for a webinar Friday, December 8, 2017 from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.  Discover how to navigate Turnitin Feedback Studio in Canvas.  Understand student submissions, learn to create assignments and assign feedback, etc.  Register today! Find out more »
12:00 pm

Speaker Series: Intervention for children with ADHD & co-existing Dyslexia

December 8, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Academic Health Center 1-Center for Children and Families, Room 110,
11200 s.w. 8th Street
Miami, 33199 United States
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Based on the presentation, participants will earn one free continuing education credit and be able to: Describe the prevalence, key characteristics, and functional impairments of children with ADHD and co-existing Dyslexia  Discuss current intervention approaches for youngsters with ADHD and co-existing Dyslexia Critique the presented randomized controlled trial of multi-modal intervention for children with ADHD... Read more » Find out more »

MHIG The History of Psychiatry “From Madness to Digital Medicine”

December 8, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
12-8-17 MHIG Dr. Castellanos Find out more »
1:00 pm

Food Forest

December 8, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Florida International University,
11200 SW 8th St, MANGO 220
Miami, FL 33199 United States
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VOLUNTEER DAY GUIDELINES • All volunteers are required to sign a release form prior to participation. Volunteer s under the age of 18 must have a guardian ’s signature. No children under 16 may be left unattended. Please contact us for information on access for persons with disabilities. • Volunteer Days are 2 hour shifts... Read more » Find out more »
2:00 pm

GL 835/ Meeting/ Robert Brown

December 8, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Canvas: Essentials

December 8, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
MMC, PC 411,
11200 SW 8th St
Miami, FL 33199 United States
This 1.5-hour, hands-on workshop is for busy faculty who need to learn the essential Canvas features. The workshop covers the Canvas interface, Canvas help and resources, and a high-level overview of this learning management system. Faculty and staff can register by visiting profdev.fiu.edu Find out more »
6:00 pm

Free Fridays at The Wolf

December 8, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Free admission and programming at The Wolfsonian–FIU from 6–9pm, plus a free guided tour of the permanent collection or temporary exhibitions from 6:00–6:45pm.   Find out more »

SGA Constitutional Review Committee Meeting

December 8, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The constitutional review committee meeting will be discussing important changes to the constitution. All students are invited to attend! Find out more »
6:30 pm

MSHI&A Cohort 5 Graduation Dinner

December 8, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Villagio Merrick Park,
358 San Lorenzo Ave Suite 358
Coral Gables , FL 33146 United States
This is a private event for graduates of FIU’s MS in Health Informatics & Analytics Cohort 5, faculty, staff and special guests.  Find out more »
8:00 pm

Members Only | DOUBLE VISION: A Wolfsonian Art Basel Miami Beach VIP Party

December 8, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
See double at The Wolfsonian’s annual Art Basel Miami Beach extravaganza! Toast our eye-popping new lobby installation, a graphic feast for the eyes: Seite Zwei’s Double Vision, featuring wall-to-wall, perception-shifting lenticular prints speaking to the dual roles of clients and designers in shaping identity. Then, sit for a portrait photograph by Emanuele Timothy Costa, the Genovese... Read more » Find out more »