Skip Main Navigation
Page Content
This event has ended

DEMOCRACY FORUM: Supporting In State Tuition Equality in Florida

Zambrano Foundation

Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM (EST)

DEMOCRACY FORUM: Supporting In State Tuition Equality...

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
RSVP Ended Free  

Who's Going

Loading your connections...

Share DEMOCRACY FORUM: Supporting In State Tuition Equality in Florida

Event Details

JOIN THE DIALOGUE AND CREATE CHANGE FOR OUR STUDENTS 

With several bills being filed in the upcoming legislative session regarding in-state tuition: HB 205, HB 851, SB 428, SB 300 & SB 84, prominent civic organizations and educational institutions are uniting in sponsoring a forum to promote fairness and equality for students in Florida. 

We cordially invite the community to join the dialogue with government leaders, community advocates and DACA students on:

 

DEMOCRACY FORUM

Supporting In State Tuition Equality in Florida

Saturday, March 1, 2014

 Agenda:

  • 8:30 am Registration 
  • 9:00 am Welcome Remarks
  • 9:15 am - 11:00 am Panelist Discussion

Moderator:

  • Maria Garza, Director of the Farmworker Program for Miami-Dade County & Member of SALAD Executive Committee

Moderator:

  • Maria Garza, Director of the Farmworker Program for Miami-Dade County & Member of SALAD Executive Committee

Panelists:

  • Jose Javier Rodriguez, State Representatives and sponsor of HB 205. 
  • Dr. Rosa Castro Feinberg, Associate Professor (Retired), FIU; SALAD Founding Member; LULAC Florida State Education Committee
  • Elizabeth Pines - League of Women Voters of Florida, Board Director and Immigration Committee Chair; Immigration Attorney.
  • Jose Vicente Salcedo, Co-Founder of Students Working for Equal Rights
  • Elizabeth Limones, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) student

SUPPORTING ORGANIZATIONS:

Spanish American League Against Discrimination (SALAD), Zambrano Foundation, LULAC, Miami Dade College, Ana G. Méndez University System, Mexican American Council, League of Women Voters, Barry University School of Law, Miami-Dade County Community Relations Board and the Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

Have questions about DEMOCRACY FORUM: Supporting In State Tuition Equality in Florida? Contact Zambrano Foundation

When & Where


Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus
300 NE 2nd Ave
Building 2 - Room 2106
Miami, FL 33132

Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM (EST)


  Add to my calendar

Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.