Interdisciplinary Work: Building Ties With AADS

I am so very excited and honored to be an Affiliated Faculty member with FIU’s African and African Diaspora Studies Program. It is a great opportunity to learn more, build relationships, and expose students and scholars to important issues and experiences of the world. Visit their site here.

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Thank You!: Royalties go to Charity

I wish to thank everyone who purchased a copy of A Transplanted Chicago in paperback and online. My first royalty check has arrived ($220) and, as promised, it will go to minority youth programs in Iowa City, Iowa, through the Community Foundation of Johnson County. Hope the book can help in other ways, too!

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Technology: App Development Changes Talk on Sea Level Rise

Thanks to eyesontherise.org, a grant-funded effort that I’ve been helping lead at FIU’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication, we now have a way to visualize what sea level rise might look like in South Florida. Check out the coverage on Fusion and click here to try the app. (more…)

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