Posts tagged with: "Cuban Research Institute"

Travel grants offer scholars chance to explore Cuban culture

Travel grants offer scholars chance to explore Cuban culture

For more than 10 years, FIU Libraries, the Cuban Research Institute (CRI), and the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center have offered […]

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 entrepreneurs return to the island with ideas, connections and new possibilities

Cuban entrepreneurs return to the island with ideas, connections and new possibilities

At the end of this week a group of Cuban entrepreneurs will be returning to the island after completing the […]

FIU's Cuban Research Institute and Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center hosted a community conversation on President Obama's historic visit to Cuba.

Obama’s Cuba visit sparks intense debate at community forum

Pedro Freyre remembers well the Havana of his childhood – a time before Castro when the capital of the island […]

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Experts, advocates to analyze impact of Obama’s visit to Cuba

Experts, advocates to analyze impact of Obama’s visit to Cuba

Debate over President Obama’s historic visit to Cuba this week has been passionate and intense, both among the Cuban-American community […]

Poll results: Trump will need at least 30 percent of Latino vote to win

Poll results: Trump will need at least 30 percent of Latino vote to win

Watch FIU’s Latino Poll webcast discussion in its entirety here. A smartphone survey of more than 9,000 voters found most Latinos […]

FIU launches Latino public opinion polling initiative

FIU launches Latino public opinion polling initiative

Results: Trump lacks Hispanic support necessary to win the White House With the number of Hispanic voters in the U.S. […]

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. […]

Terrorism expert list

Terrorism expert list

Florida International University has a number of professors who study ISIS, international relations, foreign policy and other issues related to […]

FIU to host immigration reform discussion March 18

FIU to host immigration reform discussion March 18

With more than 50 percent of its population having been born outside the United States, Miami-Dade is a county of […]

What changes with new U.S.-Cuba foreign policy?

What changes with new U.S.-Cuba foreign policy?

President Obama announced today the reestablishment of full diplomatic relations with Cuba, which had been severed since 1961. The United States […]

Pianist Enrique Chia to headline 10th annual Classically Cuban concert at FIU

Pianist Enrique Chia to headline 10th annual Classically Cuban concert at FIU

Cuban pianist Enrique Chía will headline this year’s Classically Cuban: Musical Memories of Cuba concert presented by FIU’s University’s Cuban […]