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January

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Venue:Department Of History (Deuxieme Maison) Room: 3rd floor - DM 370

Come catch up with your colleagues, professors, and the Department of History staff. Enjoy snacks and good company. All students welcomed. Thursday Jan 17th, 2019 at 11:00am - 12:30pm in DM 370.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus & Jewish Museum of Florida

Beginning Sunday Jan. 27th to Friday Feb 1st, and through the culmination of months of work led by students across the FIU university comes a series of events raising awareness about the atrocities of the Holocaust, genocide, and mass violence around the world. Click for information on dates, times, and venues.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus College of Business Complex - Room CBC 140

Dr. Edward Paulino, Associate Professor of History at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, will discuss the emergence and evolution of the Border of Light Collective that seeks to remember the victims of the 19337 Haitian Massacre and its legacy. Thursdays January 31th at 3:30pm - 5:00pm in CBC 140. Free and Open to all FIU students. Click for more information.

February

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus Deuxieme Maison 3rd Fl, Room DM 370

The History Honor Society Phi Alpha Theta would like to invite all students to a career panel. Hear from people about the jobs and careers in Journalism, Teaching, Business and more that they went into right after finishing their BA, how they moved into those careers, and how YOU might too! Thursday, Feb. 7 at 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM in Room: DM370 - All Students Welcomed!

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus Graham Center - Room 150

What is the future of Russia? What is the future of U.S.-Russian relations? Three leading experts join us to answer these questions. Friday, Feb. 8 at 2:00PM - 3:30 PM in Graham Center 150. This event is free and open to the public. Click for more information, or call 305-348-7266.

Workshop: “Igniting Creativity as a Global Learning Strategy” With Dr. Erika Kern, Dept. of History

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus Grenn Library - Room 220

Dr. Kern's session will take a deep dive into the structures of both an individual assignment and a collaborative project, including an exploration of student artifacts and grading strategies. Participants will engage in a brainstorming session to devise methods for unleashing the instructive power of creativity in their own global learning classrooms. Wednesday, Feb. 27th at 10:30am - 11:45am in the Green Library 220

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus Deuxieme Maison 3rd Fl, Room DM 370

The Department of History Graduate Student Association (DOHGSA) invites you to join us for Movie Night. Were we will be playing the academy awarded 2018 film "Roma" directed by Alfonso Cuarón. The viewing will be followed by a reaction and discussion with Dr. Judith Mansilla. On Wednesday Feb 27th at 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM in DM 370. This event is Open to All FIU student and Free & Funded by CSO.

March

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus Kovens Conference Center

The symposium will feature a keynote by Dr. Nathan Connolly and a panel discussion by scholars from FIU and University of Miami that highlights the work that our graduate students have been doing with Digital Collections to preserve the history of Virginia Key Beach Park. A significant place in the history of South Florida’s black communities. Thursday Mar. 28th at 12PM - 5:30PM at FIU Biscayne Bay Campus Kovens Conference Center. Click For More Details.

April

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus - Hubert Library Room 150

Classics Night - In honor of Dr. Marian Demos, her contribution to classical studies, and in support of the Marian Demos FIU Scholarship. With keynote lecture by Dr. Gwyn Davies. In addition, there will be presentations by former students of the Humanities Program, delicious food and drink worthy of a Roman emperor, and classical games with door prizes for everyone. Thursday, April 4 at 6PM at FIU Biscayne Bay Campus Hubert Library Room 150. Open to the Public. Click for more information.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus Graham Center - Room 305

Instagram. Twitter. Facebook. They promise global connections. But how can they claim to deliver if our students struggle to see beyond their own iphones? In "#Reseach Media: Transforming Social Media for Global Engagement", Dr. Micah Oelze will teach faculty how to re-envision social media platforms as databases and research platforms. Friday April 12 at 8:30 AM - 12 PM at MMC Graham Center 305. Click for more information and RSVP.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus - MARC Building - Earlene & Albert Dotson Pavilion l Room 290

A productive and open discussion with audience members about how to build The Wolfsonian Public Humanities Lab and how to understand the changing face of Humanities work as demand increases for public-facing curricula, scholarship, and engagement. Saturday Apr. 13 at 10:00AM–3:00PM at MMC's MARC Building Room 290. Click for more Information.

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Venue:University of Miami - Center for the Humanities Conference Room

On Monday April 15th at 12:30PM at the University of Miami's Center for the Humanities Conference Room, Dr. Premo will present her paper entitled "TIME,TRUTH,AND TYPE IN THE COURTS OF 18TH-CENTURY SPANISH AMERICA" with the Early Modern Working Group at UM. RSVP to attend.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus Deuxieme Maison 3rd Fl, Room DM 370

Our History Honor Society invites you! To the End of Semester Undergrad Party. Come refresh yourself before finals with food & friends! We will also have our new member induction ceremony. Thurs, April 18 at 1:30pm - 3pm in DM 370 All FIU students welcome. Sponsored by PAT & CSO

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Venue:OF MIAMI BLACK POLICE PRECINCT AND COURTHOUSE MUSE

MA student Jason Fontana curates new exhibition entitled "GOOD MORNING JUDGE: CRIME AND THE PRESS IN ELLIOTT J. PIEZE'S MIAMI" at the Historic Black Police Precinct Courthouse and Museum with an opening night on Thursdays, APRIL 25 at 11:30AM - 2:00PM. Click for flyer details.

September

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Venue:Books and Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables

Book presentation of "Promising Paradise: Cuban Allure, American Seduction" by Dr. Frank Luca, and author Rosa Lowinger."Promising Paradise" shed light on the history of the relationship between the U.S and Cuba that left lasting traces in both nations. From the Prohibition era of the 1920s through the postwar tourism boom of the 1950s. Friday, Sep. 6 at 8:00PM at Books and Books, Coral Gables

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Venue:DM 370

The first social event of the term hosted by the History Department. Make an effort to attend and meet fellow History majors and faculty. Stop by when you can and stay as long as you like. Enjoy free snacks as you catch up with your classmates and meet new ones.

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Venue:University Of Miami, Frost School of Music, 5501 San Amaro Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33146

Dr. Sven Kube will be delivering a lecture at the University of Miami entitled "Invasion by Invitation: How Anglo-American Music Cracked a Communist Record Market" on Friday September 20th at 11:15 AM to 12:05 PM. Click for further details and information.

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Venue:Sala de Grados-Facultad de Humanidades (PUCP), Pontifica Universidad Catolica del Peru

On Thursday, September 26, Dr. Mansilla will present a lecture entitled "Revalorando la Micro-Historia" at the Pontifica Universidad Catolica del Peru. Click for further details and information.

October

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus Deuxieme Maison 3rd Fl, Room DM 370

The first Atlantic Colloquium event of 2019 will be by Dr. Robin Bachin, Associate Professor of History at the University of Miami. She’ll give a talk titled: “Race, Ethics, and Public Memory: Mapping Equity, Housing, and Displacement in Miami.” On Wednesday, October 2nd, at 3:30pm in room DM 370.

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"Tinker Andes Series: Ancestral Communities in the Andes" explores the relationship between ancestral communities and their land in Colombia. The first lecture, by Paola Sánchez-Castañeda will be followed by Ph.D. candidate Gloria Lopera lecture on "Indigeneous Litigants and Privatization of Resguardos in Colombia, 1873 - 1950." On October 16th at 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM, in the Green Library (GL) 220.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus Deuxieme Maison 3rd Fl, Room DM 370

Join our panel of guest speakers for an exploration of careers and opportunities in Museums and Archives. The panel session will provide practical suggestions and experiences from current history graduate students who worked and interned previously in a variety of museums and archives. Students majoring and minoring in history, at any undergraduate level, are welcome and will benefit from the conversation. Wednesday, October 23rd from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM in DM 370. Click for details.

Spanish Civil War Exile Presentation: "El Exilio y la razón poética de María Zambrano"

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Green Library (GL) 220

We invite you to joins us for a lecture by Spaniard history expert Dr. Aurora Morcillo titled "El Exilio y la razón poética de María Zambrano". Dr. Morcillo's lecture will cover one of Spain's greatest voices of Spaniard culture; María Zambrano. Free and open to the public. On October 24th, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, at the Green Library (GL) 220.

November

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus Steven and Dorothea Green Library 2rd Fl, Room GL 220

Current Ph.D. candidate in Atlantic History John Ermer will be delivering a lecture at Florida International University entitled "Vecino de esta ciudad: The Contestation of Cuban Immigration and Citizenship Law during the Second U.S. Occupation" on Thursday, November 7 at 12:30 PM. Click for further details and information.