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Community in Diversity

Latinx Heritage Month Schedule


Please check back for updated details and new events throughout the month.

September 16th, 2016
Latinx Heritage Month Kickoff
Leavey Esplanade

September 20th, 2016
Brown Fair
Casa Latina (1320 36th St NW)

September 30th, 2016
Sabor DC
Meet at the front gates
4:00 p.m.

September 30th, 2016
Discussion: Brown in the Classroom
Casa Latina
4:00-5:00 p.m.

September 22nd, 2016
Grito de Lares
ICC 133

October 11th, 2016
Latinx Welcome Dinner
Location TBD

October 14th, 2016
LGBTQ Center Coffee Hour: Latinx Heritage Month
LGBTQ Center

October 14th, 2016
PJ's Siesta
Movie Night and PJ Part
Healey Family Student Center
8:00 p.m.

October 15th, 2016
Casa Latina Block Party
Casa Latina
Time TBD

Date TBD
José Martí Open Mic Night
Location: TBD
6:00 p.m.

2015 Schedule of Events

September 22, 2015
Georgetown Pilgrimage in Solidarity with the 100 Women Pilgrimage
McPherson Square (Meeting at Front Gates @5pm )
5:00 PM

September 23, 2015
Information Session with Goldman Sachs
Location TBD
Time TBD

September 23, 2015
An Island Divided: A Conversation about the Dominican Republic and Haiti
Walsh 499
7:00 PM

September 26, 2015
Latinx Welcome Dinner  
HFSC, Social Room
7:00 PM

September 27, 2015
Fair Foods! Schooling Wendy's Week of Action Kick-Off (Sep 27 - Oct 4)
Food Chains Screening and Student Farmworker Alliance Panel
HFSC, Social Room
12:00 PM

September 28, 2015
Vice mayor of Argentina Speaker
Location TBD
Time TBD

Late September
Community service event
Location TBD
Time TBD

Late September and Early October
Guest Speakers TBA
Location TBD
Time TBD

Early October
Visit to the Panamanian Embassy
Panamanian Embassy - Meeting at Front Gates
Time TBD

October 5, 2015
"Decolonizing White Beauty Standards: Panzona, Nalgona, y Chingona!"
1411 37th Street NW
8:00 PM-9:30 PM

October 16, 2015
Closing Out Latinx Heritage Month
McShain Large
10:00 PM 

2014 Schedule of Events

September 16th 2014
Latin@ Heritage Month Independencia Kick-Off BBQ
Hosted at the Black House (1318 36th Street)
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 20th 2014
Latino Welcome Dinner 2014
Copley Formal Lounge
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

October 3rd 2014
Noche de Baile!
McShain Lounge (Large)
10:30 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.*
*10:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Dance Class with Ritmo y Sabor

October 6th - October 10th
What does it mean to be Latino? #LHM
Social Media Campaign

October 14th 2014
Panel Discussion: The Latino Experience
Riggs Library
5:00 p.m.