Classroom Webinar Events

FEBRUARY EVENTS

WEBCAST EVENT: Massive Protest Movement in Mexico

Massive Protest Movement in Mexico

It started with the kidnapping of 43 students.


Many people in Mexico are very angry with their government and their police. Thousands of protesters have marched alongside the parents of 43 missing college students that disappeared back in September of 2014 as they made their way to the small city of Iguala. Join us as we take a closer look at events surrounding their disappearance.


Event Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Time: 10am, 12:30am or 2:00pm

Duration: 40mins.

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Webcast Event: A Thaw in Cuban Relations

A Thaw in U.S.-Cuban Relations

The two countries took the first step in normalizing relations.


For more than 50 years, the U.S. and one of its closest neighbors, Cuba, have had a very tense relationship. Join us as our News Currents staff take a closer look at first steps that led to these two countries to begin to normalize relations.


Event Date: Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Time: 10am, 12:30am or 2:00pm

Duration: 40mins.

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Country of the Week: GERMANY

Country of the Week: GERMANY

Germany’s official name is the Federal Republic of Germany. It is a little larger than the state of New Mexico and has a population of more than 80 million. Join us as we learn more about Germany our featured country of the week.


Event Date: Thursday, February 19, 2015

Time: 10am, 12:30am or 2:00pm

Duration: 40mins.