LatinX Heritage Month

Celebrate LatinX Heritage Month at Washington College!

LHM Celebration

 

What is Latinx Heritage Month?  

LatinX Heritage Month is observed by Americans each year from September 15th-October 15th by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.  

Campus Event Info

  • Mi Tierra, September 15, 2022 at 6:30 PM, The Egg Learn about different Latin counties during Hispanic/LatinX Heritage Month. Food Provided (small snacks that tie into the country being represented). 
  • Offensive to Pious Ears, September 20, 2022 at 5:30 PM, Litrenta – The Book Launch of Ofensiva a los Oídos Piadosos, written by Dr. Deanda (Dept. of World Languages) and the Discussion Panel, led by Drs. Hall, Ponti, and Charles. 
  • Dance Class, September 22, 2022 at 6:30 PM, The Goosenest The LSU board will teach students how to dance bachata, cumbia, and more. 
  • "Race, Politics, and LatinX Identity in the US", September 27, 2022 at 6:30 PM, Litrenta Dr. Hickel (PoliSci) will present his research on the role played by the LatinX community in the presidential campaign and in the US political arena.
  • Lotería Night, October 6, 2022 at 6:30 PM, The Egg – Learn how to play Latin Bingo and win prizes.
  • Noche de Karaoke, October 20, 2022 –Students will show their singing skills and will sing karaoke in Spanish. 
  • Day of the Dead, November 1, 2022 – A community celebration where people set the altar for the dead and share bread and chocolate. There will be a face painting artist doing Catrinas, as well as a recital composed of the HPS students choir and local musicians Sergio Cilla and Freddy Granillo. 

LEARN MORE ABOUT LATINX HERITAGE MONTH

 

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LHM Concerto Flyer

 

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LHM 2020 Celebration

2020 Celebration

LHM Celebration 2019

2019 Celebration