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Frost Family Day

We welcome hundreds of guests to the Frost Art Museum FIU for our Family Days, which take place every spring and fall. We provide a variety of hands-on art activities that bring the museum’s collection and exhibitions to life. These activities foster a love of learning in children, supporting positive experiences for the entire family.fam-day_2000x1358

Federal Ignite Conference 2017 by Palo Alto Networks

You’re invited to join Palo Alto Networks on October 23-24, 2017, for the inaugural Federal Ignite 2017!

 

Cyber threats are more advanced than ever before, and the prosperity of the country depends on cybersecurity developments that address these ever-evolving dangers. On Tuesday, October 24, notable government and industry cybersecurity leaders will discuss next-generation threat prevention in a can’t-miss event. 

 

Secure your seat to hear the following speakers and many more: 

  • Tom Bossert, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism
  • Congressman John Ratcliffe, Chairman, House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Protection
  • Congressman Mike Gallagher, House Homeland Security Committee & House Armed Services Committee
  • John Davis, Vice President, Federal Chief Security Officer, Palo Alto Networks
  • Peter Kim, Air Force Chief Information Security Officer
  • Donald Freese, Deputy Assistant Director, Information & Technology Branch, Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Tim Hanlon, Chief, Infrastructure Management Office (AOES), U.S. Courts
  • Mark McLaughlin, Chairman and CEO, Palo Alto Networks
  • Lee Klarich, Chief Product Officer, Palo Alto Networks
  • John Kindervag, Field Chief Technology Officer, Palo Alto Networks

Training and testing workshops will be held on Monday, October 23; the general session, industry panels and technology tracks take place on Tuesday, October 24.

 

Registration link: https://ignite.paloaltonetworks.com/federal/

Exhibition Opening Reception

Join us for the opening reception of Reflections of the Americas: New Acquisitions from the Collection of Univision. This exhibition features over 40 serigraphs, paintings and mixed-media works created by 40 of the most well-known and established artists throughout Latin America will be on view through January 3, 2018. This generous donation from Univision Communications, Inc. reflects a rich tapestry of artists and artistic traditions, many of which will be new to our visitors.

Exploratory Panel: Biological & Environmental Sciences and Health Sciences

Fall 2017 Exp. Panel 2

If you’re unsure of what you want to choose as your major, the Exploratory Advising Center hosts panels that are open for all students to attend. Below, you’ll find the information for our next panel. This is your opportunity to ask professionals in the Biological & Environmental Sciences and Health Sciences fields any questions that you may have so that you can decide whether you would like to consider this field for yourself, as well!

Drawing Salon

Open up your artistic eye to the world around you, and join us for an instructor-led drawing session. Each salon focuses on a different subject, including still life, landscape, and figure drawing. 

Space is limited, please register for this free program to attend. For more information please contact the Education Department at 305.348.1808 or at frostedu@fiu.edu.

Drawing Salon

Open up your artistic eye to the world around you, and join us for an instructor-led drawing session. Each salon focuses on a different subject, including still life, landscape, and figure drawing. 

Space is limited, please register for this free program to attend. For more information please contact the Education Department at 305.348.1808 or at frostedu@fiu.edu.unnamed

Steven & Dorothea Green Critics’ Lecture Series

Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole has trailblazed paths in the worlds of art and higher education. As director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, Dr. Cole oversaw groundbreaking exhibitions, expanded the education programs, and served as the first Chief Diversity Officer at the Smithsonian. She was the first African-American woman to serve as President of Spelman College, and is an accomplished anthropologist, educator, and author. Dr. Cole has received numerous awards, including the BET Honors Education Award.

Since 1981, the Steven & Dorothea Green Critics’ Lecture Series has brought over 130 renowned artists, critics, curators and other art world luminaries to our South Florida community.  These speakers have shaped art history through their scholarly, creative, and leadership contributions.  They have inspired us to think critically, investigate further, and consider the discourses and practices that shape the world of art.21751358_10155024579733014_8020972653364434489_n