Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique PCA 257
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Congratulations to one of our Ph. D. candidates, Vivian Cueto. She is the first and principal co-author of an article entitled “Public Admin in 140 Characters or Less: SNS and the Administrative Procedures Act” that was just published in the International Journal of Art & Humanity Science, Volume 2, Issue 5, (Sept-Oct 2015), pp. 26-42.
Master of Public Administration and Ph.D in Public Affairs students participated in a study abroad program “Multilevel Governance Issues and the European Union: The Case of Bulgaria." The course, which involved sessions at FIU before and after, featured five days of seminars and site visits in Bulgaria between October 26-30, 2015.
MPA students and PhD candidates in Public Affairs chose the flagship of the Bulgarian press 24 Chasa to enrich their knowledge about Bulgarian media.
Professor Hugh Miller from Florida Atlantic University will be visiting FIU on Monday, November 30. His talk is entitled, "Reflections on Governing Narratives: drug policy discourse, survival strategies, managerial theft of the now-spectral genesis narrative, and identity and affect," will start at 6 pm in the conference room (PCA 254). Dr. Miller will meet with doctoral students at 4 pm.
Diane Benitez will be defending her proposal, entitled, “ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ON U.S. NATIVE AMERICAN RESERVATIONS: A CASE STUDY OF THE TRIBES OF FLORIDA”.
Formal presentation of Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) Graduate Research Fellowship Award to Andrea Headley (1.30 pm), followed by presentation by the BJS (2.00 to 3.00 pm).