Latest News

AADS Welcomes Incoming Director, Dr. Percy C. Hintzen


AADS welcomes incoming Director, Dr. Percy C. Hintzen. Click on the link to find out more about Dr. Hintzen.

Dr. Okezi Otovo's Book, Progressive Mothers, Better Babies, is Now Available


Dr. Okezi Otovo's book, Progressive Mothers, Better Babies: Race, Public Health, and the State of Brazil, 1850-1945, is available for purchase.

AADS Announces the Fall 2016 Swahili and Wolof Course Schedule


AADS will be offering Swahili I and Wolof I Language courses for Fall 2016. Click on the link to view the course schedule.

Upcoming Events

18th Annual Eric Williams Memorial Lecture: Former President of Guyana, Hon. Bharrat Jagdeo

09/30/2016 06:30 PM

Join us for the 18th Annual Eric Williams Memorial Lecture on Friday, September 30th 2016 at 6:30 PM in the Wertheim Performing Arts of FIU's Modesto Maidique Campus. This year's Lecture will be given by the Former President of Guyana, the Honorable Bharrat Jagdeo. The title of the lecture is, "The Caribbean and American Presidential Power: A Donald Trump Ascendancy."

West Africa: Development Challenges of Fragile States, Lecture by Oscar Melhado

10/11/2016 02:00 PM

We hope you can join us on Tuesday, October 11 at 2:00 PM at FIU's Modesto Maidique Campus' MARC Pavilion for a lecture by guest speaker Oscar Melhado. His lecture, "West Africa: Challenges of Fragile States" will surely be one you don't want to miss!

7th Annual AADS Humanities Afternoon: How Do Global Black Lives Matter? Art, Activism & the Academy

11/03/2016 01:00 PM

Join AADS, Center for Humanities in an Urban Environment, Department of English, Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, and Women and Gender Studies for the 7th Annual AADS Humanities Afternoon: "How Do Global Black Lives Matter? Art, Activism and the Academy" on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 1:00 PM in the MARC Pavilion.

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Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Labor Center, Room 304
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Tel: 305-348-6860
Fax: 305-348-3270

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