"Cuba Today and Tomorrow"
Monday, March 23rd
260 Bascom Hall
Presented by Carmen Nora Hernandez Chavez.
Learn more about this pivotal moment in US - Cuban relations
Hear about Cuban communities’ priorities for new economic and political policies
Understand how changes in the embargo, the travel ban, and the terrorist list could affect life for Cuban and US Citizens
Carmen is a popular educator, an expert on gender issues, and one of the founding members of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Center (MLKC) in Havana, Cuba. As part of the MLKC, she coordinates and imparts training workshops to people involved in community projects throughout Cuba. Mrs. Hernandez Chavez has also workedas a consultant, researcher, and advisor on gender issues and the implementation of community projects for the United Nations Development Program and other international NGO’s in Cuba and other Latin American countries. Mrs. Hernandez Chavez is the co-author of four training guides for the MLKC’s Distance Training for Popular Educators Program,