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DEMOCRACY FORUM: Supporting In State Tuition Equality in Florida

Zambrano Foundation

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

Miami, FL

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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)


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