FOREIGN POLICY 2012
The Department of State's' Media Hub and the Center for Hemispheric Policy host a program and reception with Michael A. Hammer, acting assistant secretary for public affairs US Department of State covering "Global Foreign Policy Priorities for 2012." 5:15-5:30 p.m. registration. 5:30-7 p.m. reception and program. Hyatt Regency Coral Gables, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables. Free. Registration required. Details: (305) 284-3707 or www.miami.edu/chp. "PHILADTHROPY"
University of Miami students offer free advertising and creative services to nonprofits during "Philadthropy," a 25-hour event during which school of communication students work with local nonprofits to develop and deliver advertising and other promotional work. 11 a.m.-noon Feb. 17-18 presentations. Final projects are presented to the organizations during a reception at the close of the 25th hour. Deadline for nonprofits to apply is Jan. 27. University of Miami School of Communication, 5100 Brunson Drive, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-2265 or www.philadthropy.com.
Miami Herald Caribbean correspondent Jacqueline Charles, who was named Journalist of the Year by the National Association of Black Journalists, is featured in the Miami Dade College Journalism Speaker Series. 11 a.m. Miami Dade College North Campus, 11380 NW 27th Ave., room 2158, North Miami. Free. Details: (305) 237-1255 or www.mdc.edu.