Collection CHC5318 - Pablo Chao Papers

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Pablo Chao Papers


  • circa 1980s-2010s (Creation)


3 Boxes

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Pablo Chao is a Cuban American educational professional. Chao graduated from the University of Havana in 1977 with a degree in Information Sciences. After becoming active in educational issues and higher education in the Miami area in the early 1980s, Chao founded the Hispanic-American Cultural Institute of the Koubek Center of the University of Miami in 1984. With the collaboration of Dr. Julio Garcerán de Val, Chao also founded the Instituto de Profesionales Hispanos Retirados, which offered a seasonal program of conferences held at the Koubek Center.

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The Pablo Chao papers document Chao's involvement with the Koubek Center when the Center was affiliated with the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida.

The papers include clippings and scrapbooks of clippings of news related to Koubek Center events and course offerings; a CD of photographs; and Koubek Center brochures and course catalogs.

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This collection is arranged into two series. Series 1, clippings and photographs; and Series 2, brochures and catalogs.

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This collection is open for research.

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  • English
  • Spanish

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Gift of Pablo Chao.

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Instituto de Profesionales Hispanos Retirados Collection

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