Posts tagged with: "Cuba"

FIU fish ecologist Jennifer Rehage (center) poses with colleagues from Bonefish Tarpon & Trust and the University of Havana in Las Salinas, Cuba, one of the Caribbean's most prominent fishing sites. Photo by Richard Kern.

To understand bonefish look south. And north.

Anglers in South Florida are catching fewer bonefish. FIU scientists believe answers could be found in Cuba. Bonefish eggs float […]

2016 Cuba experts list

2016 Cuba experts list

FIU, located in the heart of Miami’s Cuban-American community, has a wide array of experts on Cuba and the U.S.-Cuba […]

Green School professors release books on Castro and Cuba

Green School professors release books on Castro and Cuba

By Melissa Burgess As the world continues to react to the passing of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, two professors from the […]

FIU community reacts to Fidel Castro’s death

FIU community reacts to Fidel Castro’s death

Click on the photo to read first-person accounts by FIU students, faculty and alumni reflecting on Fidel Castro’s death. Additional […]

Majority of Cuban-Americans in Miami oppose U.S. embargo

Majority of Cuban-Americans in Miami oppose U.S. embargo

2016 FIU Cuba Poll also reveals support for increased investment in and travel to the island while Trump is in […]

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Cuban Allure, American Seduction exhibit to open at Wolfsonian-FIU

Cuban Allure, American Seduction exhibit to open at Wolfsonian-FIU

On the heels of renewed diplomatic relations and travel between the United States and Cuba, The Wolfsonian–FIU will explore images […]

InCubando@FIU: A summer program to boost independent businesses in Cuba

InCubando@FIU: A summer program to boost independent businesses in Cuba

FIU has joined forces with StartUp Cuba to offer a summer program designed to foster and support entrepreneurship in Cuba. […]

Inaugural poet to join U.S. Embassy ceremony in Cuba

Inaugural poet to join U.S. Embassy ceremony in Cuba

Alumnus Richard Blanco ’91, MFA ’97 will take to the steps of the United States embassy in Havana Aug. 14 […]

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Václav Havel Initiative to host talk on Cuba and human rights

Václav Havel Initiative to host talk on Cuba and human rights

Change may be coming to Cuba and FIU’s Václav Havel Initiative for Human Rights and Diplomacy is zeroing in on […]

Majority of Cuban Americans say embargo has not worked

Majority of Cuban Americans say embargo has not worked

Poll respondents open to trade, firm on human rights and continued pressure on Cuban government A Florida International University poll […]

Pollsters reveal and discuss 2014 FIU Cuba Poll results

Pollsters reveal and discuss 2014 FIU Cuba Poll results

FIU’s Cuban Research Institute will host a discussion of the latest Cuba Poll results. The 2014 Cuba Poll surveyed 1,000 […]

The Exile Violin

The Exile Violin

By Dan Grech MFA ’12 The violin has been played, that much is clear. Its maple surface has the nicks […]

Cuban dissidents: transition starts with changing the law

Cuban dissidents: transition starts with changing the law

Antonio G. Rodiles and Amelia María Rodríguez Cala will lead a discussion about changes to the Cuba’s constitution and penal […]

Cuba Forum analyzes future role of FIU in Cuba

Cuba Forum analyzes future role of FIU in Cuba

When democratic change comes to Cuba, FIU wants to be ready to engage. What exactly should be FIU’s role was […]

Yoani Sanchez: technology will help bring democracy to Cuba

Yoani Sanchez: technology will help bring democracy to Cuba

Cuban blogger and independent journalist Yoani Sánchez said despite restrictions on cyberspace in Cuba the Internet is changing the communist […]