A group of Cuban-American community leaders has stepped forward to support an initiative that will harness FIU's prestigious scholarly and cultural resources to activate its extensive Cuban collections for scholars and the public.
Since January 2017, the Cuban Research Institute has sponsored or cosponsored 38 events to promote Cuban and Cuban-American Studies.
CRI Associate Director Sebastián Arcos discusses Cuba's past, present, and future with blogger Anthony Lacey.
The University of South Florida at Sarasota-Manatee has convened a panel of leading experts to discuss the state and outlook of U.S.-Cuba relations, including CRI Director Jorge Duany.
The José Antonio Echeverría Foundation announces the competition for its 2017 scholarship, awarded in honor of the slain leader of the Cuban student movement during the 1950s.
A Ph.D. candidate in anthropology at the University College London, Jennifer Cearns will explore the material and digital links between Cubans in Miami and on the Island.
Dr. Jorge Duany will talk about "The Last Wave: The Cuban Diaspora during the 'Wet Foot/Dry Foot' Policy, 1995–2017," at the conference "A Hundred Years of Migration (1917–2017): Stories of Caribbean Exile and Diaspora," sponsored by Indiana University.
The Society of Professional Journalists in Florida recognized Dr. Nora Gámez Torres as the Spanish-language journalist of the year for her coverage of Cuba.
Sputnik News interviews CRI Director Dr. Jorge Duany on the second anniversary of the restoration of diplomatic ties between Washington and Havana.