Latinx American Cultural Center (LACC)

Brief History:

lacc  logoThe Latinx American Cultural Center opened doors in 1989 in Moore Residence Hal in alliance with United Asia Cultural Center. Both centers closed for a period of strategic planning. The LACC reopened in 1995 in Hampden Dining Hall with a vision of education and inclusivity of identities which continues to present time..

Redacted from Latinx American Cultural Center by Monica Pabla, Cultural Center Fellow, spring 2018.

Hours of Operation
The Latinx American Cultural Center  is open from 1:00-9:00pm Monday through Thursday.
 

Fall 2018 Calendar of Activities

lacc open house thoumbnailOpen House
Monday, September 12
7-9pm
Fun, munch and mingle.

 

 

 

Success Coaching
Tuesdays, Starts September 11
1-4pm
Walk in to plan for your student success.

Study Hours
Tuesdays & Finals Week
6-8pm
Bring your books, we provide the snacks and motivation.

Vida Viewing Parties
Thursdays in October and November
7-8:30pm
View this new series that gets the pressure of not being Latinx enough
Warning:  Strong sexual content, nudity and adult language
Dates:  October 4, 11, 18, 25 and November 1, 8

Trivia Time
Every other Tuesday
8-9pm
Test your knowledge of culture and earn chances to win a grand prize
Dates: September 25,  October 9, 23, November 6 and December 4

Heritage Month Community Building Dinner
Monday, October 15
7-8:30 pm
Amherst Room, Campus Center|
RSVP to lacc@sacl.umass.edu

 

Note: The center is closed during the summer and winter intersessions. If you need to reach someone during this time, call the main number, (413) 545-2517.