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SPRING 2019 CIOL WORKSHOPS AND EVENTS

Health: Connecting People, Place, Planet - Part 2
A Four-Part Lunch and Learn Series 
Awarding 12 hours of Professional Development

This workshop focuses on the interconnection of human health with environmental and community health.

Wednesdays, InterAmerican Campus, Room 3102
2/6/19 from 12 Noon to 1 PM
2/20/19; 3/6/19 and 3/20/19 from 12 Noon to 1:30 PM

 Facilitated by Mike Matthews  To Register, class # EEI1011-6

Everglades National Park Immersion
Awarding 8 hours of Professional Development
Saturday, March 9, 2019

8:30 - 4:30 PM
Facilitated by Kiki Mutis

The goal of the course is to give faculty an overview of basic South Florida ecology and hydrology by providing direct field experiences in this unique ecosystem.

To Register, class 
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EEI1021-1

Developing Sustainability Competences
Friday, March 15, 2019
1:00-4:00 PM
Kendall Campus, Room R-404
Facilitated by Dr. Anouchka Rachelson

This workshop will introduce seven sustainability competences that can help professionals make a meaningful contribution to environmental sustainability and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.


 To Register, class # EEI1022-1

 CAMPUS EVENTS                                                                                                                                                                                               

Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
Spring 2019 InterAmerican Campus Faculty Learning Community and Symposium  
April 8 - 12

The Spring 2019 InterAmerican Campus Faculty Learning Community will focus on United Nations Sustainable Development Goal #16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions. This goal seeks to promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels. Participating faculty will include topics of sustainability into their curricula, including an emphasis on balancing social equity, just economy, cultural preservation, and environmental considerations.  Our efforts will culminate in a campus-wide symposium April 8 12 (schedule TBA). The InterAmerican Faculty Learning Community is part of the college-wide Global Sustainability and Earth Literacy Studies (GSELS) learning network and as such addresses various issues related to Earth Literacy, sustainable development, and social justice. 

ChangeMaker Day
April 10, 2019
8:00 - 2:30 PM
Room 3103

As part of the Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions Symposium,
faculty will showcase ChangeMaking in education.  Check out the schedule to see the full list of events.

Urbana Space
April 11, 2019
11:00 am 12:30 pm

Miami Dade College InterAmerican Campus
627 SW 27th Avenue, Miami, FL 33135

As a 2018 Public Space Challenge Winner, UrbanaSpace was created by students, faculty and residents of Little Havana. Participants worked with artist Tom Virgin and Professor Max Couper to create a path and Pine Rockland inspiring everyone to Walk, Connect and See the "hidden gems" within our community. Mosaics were crafted by artist Royce Reed.

Opening event includes Reading in the Rocklands with poets Sammie Zenoz and Nicholai Cardona.

 




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