The Why is the Way: A Manifesto for the Realistic Optimist

On Saturday, Oct. 13, professional adventure coach and author, Berta Medina, will promote the launch of her new book, "The Why is the Way: A Manifesto for the Realistic Optimist", at the Courtyard by Marriott in Miami West. Following the intro of her book, Medina will talk about how to succeed in life in one's

2018-10-11T11:45:42+00:00 October 13th, 2018|

Journalism Training Session: Covering Elections

On Friday, Oct. 12, the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) and the Google News Initiative will host a training session on covering elections at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus in Academic Center II, room 115. The event is free and have to different training sessions: The English session is from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. followed

2018-10-11T12:15:20+00:00 October 12th, 2018|

Cocktails with a Conscience: Equity and Inclusion

On Tuesday, Oct. 9, at 7 p.m. Repair the World Miami will host a social happy hour series focusing on the community needs. Speakers will talk about local shelters, the impact these shelters have on the community, and how to get involved with helping the community. Repair the World Miami wants to build a network

2018-10-11T11:58:03+00:00 October 9th, 2018|

How to Become a Foster Parent

Our Kids of Miami-Dade/Monroe will host an orientation for potential foster parents on Tuesday, Oct. 9, at 6 p.m. The topics covered during the orientation will be: Parent resource information, development, and education training. Our Kids of Miami-Dade/Monroe is a non-profit organization established in 2002 with the goal to provide foster care and adoption services

2018-10-11T11:57:14+00:00 October 9th, 2018|