Hispanic Heritage Month Events

Hispanic Heritage Month Kick Off

9/15/17
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Greene Street
Experience Hispanic and Latinx culture as we celebrate the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month through, food, education and entertainment.

Film Screening: Forbidden

9/20/17
6:30-8:30 p.m.
The Nickelodeon Theater (1607 Main Street)
Join us for the screening of the film “Forbidden” followed by a discussion exploring the effects of being undocumented and Queer in rural America.

LatinXcelencia

9/21/17
7-10 p.m.
Russell House Ballroom
Come and celebrate a cultural showcase sharing the experience of Latin and Hispanic heritage. Join us as we engage in culture through a collection of food, musical performances, dancing and spoken word.

Dominoes & Domino’s

9/27/17
7-8 p.m.
Russell House 205
Join the Latin American Student Organization in a Dominoes Tournament with Domino’s pizza!

DACA: The Undeniable Impact

9/28/17
7:30-9 p.m.
Calcott 011
Panel discussion with Dreamers.

Paint through History

10/4/17
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Russell House Ballroom
The artists will engage participants in an interactive canvas painting featuring art from selected artist in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Each student receives bios and the historical importance of each piece painted.

Paint through History

10/4/17
6-7 p.m.
Russell House Ballroom
The artists will engage participants in an interactive canvas painting featuring art from selected artist in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Each student receives bios and the historical importance of each piece painted.

LASO Meeting

10/11/17
7-8 p.m.
Russell House 205
The Latin American Student Organization will be hosting a meeting themed “Spilling Tea on Columbus”. This discussion will be focusing on the history of Latinx people and the impact of Christopher Columbus.

Diversity Dialogue Series: What’s in the Name?

10/12/17
7-8 p.m.
TBD
This dialogue series will be focusing on the effect of language on Hispanic and Latin American identities.