Tag: College of Arts Sciences & Education

Phenomenological and Molecular Basis of the Cnidarian Immune System

Tanya Brown (Mauricio Rodriguez-Lanetty, major professor) is defending her doctoral dissertation, “Phenomenological and Molecular Basis of the Cnidarian Immune System”, on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The defense will begin at 1 PM in SIPA 100 on the MMC campus.

Read Tanya’s abstract here

You are all invited to attend and participate in Tanya’s public presentation of her dissertation research.

Writers on the Bay Reading Series presents Lauren Grodstein

FIU’s Creative Writing and Barnes & Noble will host author, Lauren Grodstein, for the second reading series event of Writers on the Bay Spring 2017.

Lauren Grodstein is the author of the New York Times-bestselling A Friend of the Family and the Washington Post Book of the Year The Explanation for Everything, among other works.  Her new novel, Sometimes at Night, will be published by Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill in March, 2017.  Her work has been translated into over a dozen languages, and her articles and essays have been included in Columbia Magazine, The New York Times, Post Road, Gourmet, Salon, and many other publications and anthologies.  She directs the MFA program at Rutgers University-Camden.

Lauren Grodstein Spring 17 flyer

 

This event is free and open to the public.  Refreshments will be served and an author signing reception will follow.  We’d like to thank Barnes & Noble and The Betsy Hotel for cosponsoring this event.

A Breakfast Arts Salon at the Betsy Hotel will follow this event on Friday, February 24th at 9:30 am.  Tickets for the salon are free, but required.  For more information, visit http://www.thebetsyhotel.com/culture.  (Tickets will become available within a week of the salon.)

Miami International Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference

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The Center for Children and Families is thrilled to once again host its child and adolescent mental health biennial conference in Miami! The Miami International Child & Adolescent Mental Health (MICAMH) Conference (formerly known as Niagara in Miami), is a leading interdisciplinary conference that presents state-of-the-art, evidence-based prevention and treatment interventions for mental health and educational problems in children and adolescents. Didactic lectures and hands-on experience will be combined to teach professionals the basic principles and advanced strategies of effective psychosocial, psychoeducational, and combined interventions, including clinic-based treatments, school-wide interventions and parent training.

The conference teaches attendees the basic principles of effective intervention in the following areas:

  • Psychosocial
  • Psychoeducational
  • Clinic-based
  • School-wide
  • Parent training
  • Combined interventions

Up to 18 continuing education credit/contact hours are offered for:

  • Psychologists, APA
  • Counselors, NBCC
  • School Psychologists, NASP
  • Social Workers, NASW (pending approval)

Download full MICAMH Conference schedule

*Discounts are available for students, state university employees and school employees. Email micamh@fiu.edu for more information.

Writers on the Bay Reading Series presents Ann Hood

FIU’s Creative Writing and Barnes & Noble will host author, Ann Hood, for the first reading series event of Writers on the Bay Spring 2017.

Ann Hood is the bestselling author of the novels The Knitting Circle, The Obituary Writer, and The Red Thread. Her memoir, Comfort: A Journey Through Grief, was chosen as one of the top ten non fiction books of 2008 by Entertainment Weekly and was a NYT editor’s choice. She’s received two Pushcart Prizes, two Best American Food Writing Awards, a Best American Spiritual Writing Award and a Best American Travel Writing Award. Her new novel, The Book That Matters Most, was published in August by WW Norton.  

Ann Hood Spring 17 flyer

This event is free and open to the public.  Refreshments will be served and an author signing reception will follow.  We’d like to thank Barnes & Noble and The Betsy Hotel for cosponsoring this event.

A Breakfast Arts Salon at the Betsy Hotel will follow this event on Friday, January 27th at 9:30 am.  Tickets for the salon are free, but required.  For more information, visit http://www.thebetsyhotel.com/culture.  (Tickets will become available within a week of the salon.)

2016 Master’s of Art Education Exhibition

Invitation_FIU Master's of Art Education_2016

You are cordially invited to attend the opening of the Master’s of Art Education Exhibition at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum featuring the works of art created by the candidates of the master’s degree in Art Education.

The exhibition opens at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum on Dec. 9 from 5pm to 8pm and is available daily through Jan. 8. For museum hours, visit <a href https://thefrost.fiu.edu/

Featured Artists:
Abdiel Acosta
Rosa Ansoleaga
Genevieve Artamendi
Elena S. Copablanca
Zahra Farooq
Kristy González
Maria Moreno
Eska Palmer

2016 Master’s of Art Education Exhibition

Invitation_FIU Master's of Art Education_2016

You are cordially invited to attend the opening of the Master’s of Art Education Exhibition at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum featuring the works of art created by the candidates of the master’s degree in Art Education.

The exhibition opens at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum on Dec. 9 from 5pm to 8pm and is available daily through Jan. 8. For museum hours, visit <a href https://thefrost.fiu.edu/

Featured Artists:
Abdiel Acosta
Rosa Ansoleaga
Genevieve Artamendi
Elena S. Copablanca
Zahra Farooq
Kristy González
Maria Moreno
Eska Palmer

2016 Master’s of Art Education Exhibition

Invitation_FIU Master's of Art Education_2016

You are cordially invited to attend the opening of the Master’s of Art Education Exhibition at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum featuring the works of art created by the candidates of the master’s degree in Art Education.

The exhibition opens at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum on Dec. 9 from 5pm to 8pm and is available daily through Jan. 8. For museum hours, visit <a href https://thefrost.fiu.edu/

Featured Artists:
Abdiel Acosta
Rosa Ansoleaga
Genevieve Artamendi
Elena S. Copablanca
Zahra Farooq
Kristy González
Maria Moreno
Eska Palmer

2016 Master’s of Art Education Exhibition

Invitation_FIU Master's of Art Education_2016

You are cordially invited to attend the opening of the Master’s of Art Education Exhibition at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum featuring the works of art created by the candidates of the master’s degree in Art Education.

The exhibition opens at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum on Dec. 9 from 5pm to 8pm and is available daily through Jan. 8. For museum hours, visit <a href https://thefrost.fiu.edu/

Featured Artists:
Abdiel Acosta
Rosa Ansoleaga
Genevieve Artamendi
Elena S. Copablanca
Zahra Farooq
Kristy González
Maria Moreno
Eska Palmer

2016 Master’s of Art Education Exhibition

Invitation_FIU Master's of Art Education_2016

You are cordially invited to attend the opening of the Master’s of Art Education Exhibition at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum featuring the works of art created by the candidates of the master’s degree in Art Education.

The exhibition opens at The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum on Dec. 9 from 5pm to 8pm and is available daily through Jan. 8. For museum hours, visit <a href https://thefrost.fiu.edu/

Featured Artists:
Abdiel Acosta
Rosa Ansoleaga
Genevieve Artamendi
Elena S. Copablanca
Zahra Farooq
Kristy González
Maria Moreno
Eska Palmer