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Young-Adult Fiction Author Greg Neri to speak at FIU January 10, 2017

The Betsy and FIU proudly host author Greg Neri as part of The Betsy Writers for Young Readers Series, now in its 3rd year. Neri will speak to FIU students at the main campus on January 24th, with a Breakfast Salon to follow at The Betsy – South Beach. For information on this and all […]

Welcoming visual artist Anita Glesta to The Betsy Writer’s Room December 29, 2016

The Betsy and Florida International University welcome International visual and installation artist Anita Glesta.  Glesta will be working with FIU in January 2017 to take footage of sea level rise and other pertinent imagery, as well as to collaborate on ideas and data that will be  integrated into her video project, Watershed, which has been projected […]

Sydney Hodkinson at The Betsy December 20, 2016

December, 2016 – Photo of Michael Klotz, Professor at FIU and Violist for the Amernet Quartet, with noted composer Dr. Sydney Hodkinson, The Betsy Writer’s Room artist in residence, and faculty at Stetson University – in LT Steak and Seafood at The Betsy Hotel. Syd was in town for a few days (with his lovely wife, […]

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