The Role of lifelong learning languages in a transatlantic work context

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This panel discusses the need for educational work components, such as life-long learning in rapidly changing fields, or European language learning, with participating European-focused language education professionals and faculty.


ImageLisa Arias Rodriguez
Education Advisor
of the Embassy of Spain

ImageKatrin Gebhard
Higher Education Attaché
French Embassy in the United States

ImageClaudio Pastor
Executive Director
Società Dante Alighieri in Miami

ImageMaida Watson
Professor of Spanish
Florida International University


ImageMarkus Thiel
Associate Professor, Politics & International Relations, FIU
Director, Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence, FIU

This event is free and open to the public and FIU students but registration is required.

Once you have registered, you will receive the virtual link to access the Zoom Webinar


For further information, contact Christine I. Caly-Sanchez at

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Presented & hosted by The Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence, FIU & MEET EU

Co-sponsored by:

The Steven J. Green School of International & Public Affairs • European & Eurasian Studies Program • Career and Talent Development • the Center for European Studies at UNC-CH • the European Studies Center at the University of Pittsburgh • Jean Monnet in the USA #JMintheUS • the Culturel Services of the French Embassy in the United States in Washington D.C. • the Consulate General of Spain in Miami. The Societa Dante Alighieri in Miami.