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Welcome to FEC! We are a cultural and social organization dedicated to connecting the []__[] to Cuban culture while creating a home for all of our members. Feel free to go to any of our events and meetings (Tuesdays at 6:30), or to just hang out with us in our office on the second floor of the Student Activity Center (Suite 210-F). Remember, you don't have to be Cuban to FEC with us! For more information or questions, feel free to reach out. FEC: Que Siga La Tradicion (May the tradition live on).

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Description

The Federación de Estudiantes Cubanos (FEC) was founded at the University of Miami in 1967. This organization is dedicated to keeping the Cuban culture alive and present in the UM community.

FEC participates in numerous events each year. During the annual “A Week of Cuban Culture,” FEC invites the student body to enjoy Cuban food, music, and other activities, all in the spirit of the Cuban tradition. Other events include the annual "Mami / Papi" Party, Homecoming, UM sporting events, "Conga for a Cause" and Rumble on the Green.

Make sure to stop by the FEC office anytime, located in Student Activity Center Suite 210-F to visit your favorite FECers and join the familia!!

FEC PI PI RI PI PI!! Que Siga la Tradicion!!

Category

Multicultural & Identity Based

Full Organization Name

Federación de Estudiantes Cubanos

Organization Guidelines and Objectives

The purpose of Federación de Estudiantes Cubanos is to increase campus awareness of the many aspects of Cuban Culture. Federación de Estudiantes Cubanos strives to foster leadership and school spirit while creating a social and service-oriented network at the University of Miami for Cuban and non-Cubans alike.

The objectives of Federación de Estudiantes Cubanos shall be to:
-Instruct, educate and promote the Cuban culture by organizing events with guest speakers, typical music and art, and cuisine.
-Provide cultural, social and volunteer events and programs for its members and the university community as a whole.
-Hold the annual Week of Cuban Culture on the week before spring break in the semester.
-Hold the annual service event "Conga for a Cause" in the fall semester.
-Hold the annual "Welcome Back" and "End of the Year" Picnics at El Farito (Bill Baggs State Park).
-Hold the annual "Mami-Papi Party" to foster a sense family among the organization's members.

Organization Email Address
Campus Address

If applicable please provide a campus address for your organization.

University of Miami SAC 210 F

Meeting Time/Date/Location

Tuesday evenings at 6:30 pm.
Meet in FEC Office to go to Meeting room!

President University of Miami E-mail Address
President/Chair First and Last Name

Kristine Reynardus

Treasurer E-mail Address
Treasurer First and Last Name

Daniel Carbonero

Primary Advisor First and Last Name

Tariq Syed

Advisors's Title at University of Miami

Subject Matter Expert

Twitter

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Instagram:

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