Hispanic Heritage Month Calendar 2017
Friday, September 15th, 12 Noon, Legacy Campus Flagpoles Flag Raising Ceremony
Description: We will open Hispanic Heritage month with the raising of the flags from three Latin American countries.
Saturday, September 16th, 10-11:30 am, PAC C/D Pastries With the Police
Description: Come meet members of the police departments from UIS, the City of Springfield, Lincoln Land Community College, and the Sangamon County Sheriff’s Office.
Sunday, September 17th Trip to Beardstown’s Fiestas Patrias celebration For more information, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, September 18th, 4pm Brookens Auditorium ECCE Speaker Series- Sylvia Mendez: Pioneer in the School Desegregation Movement
Tuesday and Wednesday, September 19th-20th, 11am – 3pm PAC Food Emporium Tostada Sale
Sponsored by: Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority, Inc.
Tuesday, September 26th, 7:30 pm, Brookens Auditorium David Romero- Spoken Word Artist: The Latinx Giant
Saturday, September 30th, 6pm PAC G CIELO Scholarship Awards Reception
Monday, October 2nd, 6pm Brookens Auditorium ECCE Speaker Series- Women’s Community Art for Social Justice in Mexican American Chicago
Friday, October 6th, 12-1pm, Diversity Center Soup and Conversation, Topic: Immigration Reform
Saturday, October 7th, 10am – 12pm, LRH Great Room Alumni Brunch and Mixer – Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow
Saturday, October 14th, 9pm-1am SLB Gym Hispanic Heritage Month Closing Party
Description: Join us in closing Hispanic Heritage Month with food, music, and entertainment.