Latin@ Heritage Month
September 15—October 15, 2013
Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.
This year, the CMASS is celebrating Latin@ Heritage Month by collaborating with the Latin American Cultural Center, Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies, Cayena, and Latinos Unidos to celebrate the beauty and richness of the Latin@ Heritage.
Some highlights of this celebratory heritage month are the following: Frida Kahlo… Un Retablo… a theatrical performance of Teatro Milagro on Frida, a Mexican painter legendary for her self-portraits. Angel Quintero Rivera will lead a discussion on “Caribbean Cultural Studies. Come and listen to Dr. Sylvia Hurtado who will discuss “Campus Climate, Diversity Practice, & Student Outcomes. There will dances, open mic and many other events.
Everyone is welcome. This event is free and open to the public.
We hope to see you in a two or three events.