Wednesday, October 16, 2019 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Winnet Student Life Building, Room S1-22 (Coffeehouse)
Wondering where the other Latinx students, faculty and staff are on campus? Join us to learn about the Latinx Mentoring program and the Latin American Student Organization (L.A.S.O.). Receive support and get involved… make sure you sign up for one or both before you leave!
Join Chef Andy Marin from the College’s Culinary Arts program to celebrate Latinx Heritage Month! Learn about and how to make Latinx comfort food. Arrive hungry, leave happy! Space is limited so reserve your seat here.
Monday, September 30, 2019 | 10:20-11:20 a.m. | Winnet Student Life Building, Room S2-3
Elisa King, a Counselor at the College, shares the history of her family’s journey from slavery in the United States to emigration as freed slaves to Samana in the Dominican Republic. She will discuss the Philadelphia-Samana connection and what it is like to come full circle. AfroLatinx people are as diverse as their stories.
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 | 12-1 p.m. | Winnet Student Life Building, Room S2-3
Charito Morales, community organizer at the Providence Center and Gilberto Gonzalez, senior graphic designer at the College and host of Entre Nosotros, will cover how hurricane Maria has impacted the island of Puerto Rico and the status of Puerto Ricans in Pennsylvania. A limited number of box lunches will be served. A limited number of box lunches will be served.
Encouraging diversity throughout the College community is more than a goal; it's a shared mindset and commitment. Please join Dr. Generals for a Fireside Chat to engage in a conversation recognizing Latinx Heritage Month. Share reflections on your favorite book, poem, song or any artistic expression celebrating Latinx history. This Fireside Chat will take place on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Winnet Student Life Building Lobby. Refreshments will be served