Jazz Mixer 3/29/15

Jazz Mixer
Sunday, 03/29/2015 – 04:00 pm – 06:00 pm
Atlantic Broadband SlideFIU Biscayne Bay Campus, Wolfe University Center Ballroom
3000 NE 151 Street,
North Miami, Florida 33181
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Cost: $25.00

Award-winning jazz vocalist, Wendy Pedersen is one of South Florida’s favorite performers. On Sunday, March 29, you can see Wendy’s performance LIVE, accompanied by singer and pianist, Hal Roland and others under the direction of Lisanne Lyons. The event will be preceded by light refreshments, before the concert. Tickets are still available for purchase. Don’t miss out on this Spring for Jazz treat!

Tickets can be purchased at: www.prestigejazzmixer.eventbrite.com.

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MDEAT Economic Development Breakfast Series 3/12/15

MDEAT Economic Development Breakfast Series
Thursday, 03/12/2015 – 08:30 am –
MDEAT_EcoDev-Breakfast-Series_March-12-2015Jimmy’s Place Restaurant
510 N.E. 125 Street,
Miami, Florida 33161
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Cost: Free

Join MDEAT and experts from the Small Business Administration and Partners for Self-Employment, Inc., to hear and learn about lending possibilities for small businesses.

Ritmo y Pasion 3/1/15

Ritmo y Pasion
Sunday, 03/01/2015 – 03:00 pm –
Ritmo-smallerPAN, Performing Arts Network
13124 West Dixie Highway,
North Miami, Florida 33161
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Cost: $15 in advance or $20 at the door; $10 for members, seniors and students

Experience the fiery passion and artful grace of authentic Flamenco at Ballet Flamenco La Rosa’s Ritmo y Pasion (Rhythm and Passion) on Sunday, March 1 at 3 pm.

The international flavor and appeal of Flamenco will be brought to life by an international cast of performers and musicians, capturing the spellbinding power of Flamenco at its best – vocalist Salvador De Angela, guitarist Alex Jordan, dancers Jose Junco, Juan Sobrino, Maria Mercedes and Ilisa Rosal.

This performance will delight with authentic Flamenco music and dance, produced in a range of rhythms and styles that are dramatic, soulful, joyous, sensual and passionate all at once. Add the powerful vocals, electrifying footwork, and all of the grace and beauty that has made Flamenco so loved by audiences throughout the world, and this authentic Flamenco production will have you on your feet, chanting “Ole!”

Limited seating, advance purchase recommended. Performances take place at the . For tickets or further information, please call (305) 899-7730, online http://bit.ly/17cul6b

Business Wire and Black PR Wire Webinar; Building Brand Believers 2/25/15

Business Wire and Black PR Wire Webinar; Building Brand Believers
Wednesday, 02/25/2015 – 02/25/2015 12:00 pm – 01:00 pm
152 NE 167th St,
Miami, Florida 33162
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Cost: Free

Business Wire and Black PR Wire invite you to join us for a discussion on building brand-believers in the black community. You will hear from agencies, big brands and non-profits that will share case studies and insights on how they have connected with black consumers for their industries and organizations. Don’t miss your chance to ask questions to these target audience leaders and get the feedback you need to increase your return on engagement with this important consumer group.

Black Tech Week 2/23/15 – 2/28/15

Black Tech Week
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 7:00 PM – Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 10:00 PM
Miami Dade College – North Campus
11380 Northwest 27th Avenue
Miami, FL 33167

Black Tech Week is a week long series of events celebrating innovators of color during the last week of Black History Month. The Black Tech Week steering committe has invited top technologist, startup founders, venture capitalist, world leaders, grassroots activists and thought leaders to present at our 2 day summit, VC/Mentor mixer, Hour of Tech at Miami Dade County Schools, and a community hackathon as well as two pitch competetion.

SGA BBC Lecture Series Presents: Soledad O’Brien Black In America 2/25/15

Wednesday, 02/25/2015, 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Florida International University – Biscayne Bay Campus – Wolfe University Center Ballrooms
SoledadOBrien13000 NE 151st Street
North Miami, Florida 33181
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Entry Fee: Free

The Student Government Association at FIU Biscayne Bay Campus is proud to present award-winning journalist, Soledad O’Brien, as part of her Black in America 2015 Tour.

Black in America 2015 tour gathers academics and experts, students, and community members of all races and politics to discuss their personal stories of how policing impacts their lives. The award-winning journalist and philanthropist presents a detailed examination of the facts behind community policing, racial profiling, controversial crime reduction tactics, and arrest quotas. And, we see the shocking videos that show how a war between civil rights and crime reduction is unfurling on America’s streets.

Tickets are required for entry. Tickets are free and are available here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sga-bbc-lecture-series-presents-soledad-obrien-black-in-america-tickets-15376613866

Love Duets, A Celebration of Dance, Love & the Love of Dance 2/15/15

Love Duets, A Celebration of Dance, Love & the Love of Dance
Sunday, 02/15/2015 – 03:00 pm – 05:00 pm
PrintPAN, Performing Arts Network
13124 West Dixie Hwy, North Miami 33161,
13124 West Dixe Hwy, Florida North Miami 33161
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Cost: $15 in advance or $20 at the door; $10 for members, seniors and students

Celebrate Valentine’s weekend with a series of dance performances by eight of South Florida’s finest culturally rich dance ensembles. Love Duets provides an opportunity to experience the diverse genres of Atma Dance, Ballet Flamenco La Rosa, Dance Now! Miami, Karen Peterson and Dancers, Momentum Dance Company, Tango Axis, TOC Project and Tradisyon Lakou Lakay.

Each dance company will showcase two dancers offering a unique, contemporary expression of love in its various forms, from romantic love to familial love. With seating limited to just 100 people, the performances provide an up close and personal experience in PAN’s intimate, in-studio theatre in North Miami.

Following each series of performances, the dancers will join the guests for a Meet & Greet wine and cheese reception. For tickets, call (305) 899-7739