Hispanic Heritage Month 2019

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Chandler-Gilbert Community College

Wednesday, September 18
Latinx Heritage Festival 2019
Student Pavilion SC100 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brought to you by Student Life, Latinx Student Organization & M.E.Ch.A de CGCC

 


 

Estrella Mountain Community College

Tuesday, September 17
Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Event
Estrella Conference Center | 12 - 2 p.m.
Join us for a welcome by Dr. Rivera. Come and sample traditional Mexican food, Mariachi music, and more!

Wednesday, September 18
History of Dia De Los Muertos
EMCC Buckeye Location, Room 134 | 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
If you happen to be at the Buckeye location, stop by to hear the history of the Day of the Dead.

Tuesday, September 24
What’s Your Story?
Plaza Gallery | 12 - 1 p.m.
EMCC’s President, Dr. Rey Rivera, will speak about education and about his journey to success.

Thursday, September 26
Cesar Chavez Luncheon
Estrella Conference Center | 12 - 1p.m.
EMCC’s Annual Cesar Chavez Luncheon will commemorate Cesar Chavez’s life and contribution to society. Watch for more details from Student Life.

Wednesday, October 2
What’s Your Story?
Estrella Conference Center North | 1:30 - 3 p.m.
Learn about the personal journey to success featuring Maricopa Community College's Diversity Coordinator, Jacque Starks, as she shares her story.

Wednesday, October 2
Film and Discussion: Selena
EMCC Buckeye Location, Room 134 | 12 - 2:30 p.m.
Stop by to watch Selena and discuss details about the film.

Monday, October 7
What’s Your Story?
Estrella Conference Center | 2 - 3 p.m.
Laura Pastor, City Council Member for District 4, will be speaking about generating political awareness and activism, and will also share her experiences in leadership.

Thursday, October 10
STEM Panel
Estrella Conference Center | 4 - 6 p.m.
As part of the Hispanic Heritage Month, EMCC will host a STEM Panel that will include EMCC Alumni etc.

 


 

GateWay Community College

Wednesday, September, 18
Mariachi Azteca de Oro will perform during Club Expo
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

 


 

Glendale Community College

September 15 - October 15
Check out the Hispanic Heritage Month displays in the Student Union Building and the Library

Wednesday, September 18
Food Truck Wednesdays
GCC Center Mall | 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Queso Good Food Truck: Argentinian Menu

Thursday, September 19
Presentation by AZ Senator, Martin Quezada
SU 104E | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join us as Arizona Senator, Martin Quezada presents “Modern Day Racism: How I Conform Racism in an Environment Where It’s not Popular to Call Out Racism”

Thursday, September 19
Presentation by Alberto Olivas
SU 104 D&E | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Join us as Alberto Olivas presents “Aztecs in Arizona: Mexica People, Past & Present”

Thursday, September 19
Presentation by Danza Azteca Grupo Coatlique
SU 104 D&E | 12:30 am - 1:30 pm

Wednesday, September 25
Food Truck Wednesdays
GCC Center Mall | 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Queso Good Food Truck: Cuban Menu

Tuesday, September 26
Presentation by Edmundo Hidalgo
SU 104E | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join us as Edmundo Hidalgo presents “Your Community - Your Career”

Saturday, September 28
Ceramics Workshop
FA 136 Ceramics Lab | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join the GCC Art Department as they host a workshop on Dia de Los Muertos Skull Making

Thursday, October 1
Presentation by Elena Reid Steinbeiss and Vicente Reid
SU 104E | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Join us as Elena Reid Steinbess and Vicente Reid present “The Spanish & Filipino Connection”

Wednesday, October 2
Presentation by Luis Cardenas-Camacho
SU 104E | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Luis Cardenas-Camacho presents “Making it Happen: A Young Professional’s Guide to Charting Your Career while in College”

Wednesday, October 2
Food Truck Wednesdays
GCC Center Mall | 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Queso Good Food Truck: Mexican Menu

Saturday, October 5
Ceramics Workshop
FA 136 (Ceramics Lab) | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join the GCC Art Department as they host a workshop on Dia de Los Muertos Skull Painting

Wednesday, October 9
Food Truck Wednesdays
GCC Center Mall | 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Queso Good Food Truck: A Taste of South America Menu

Tuesday, October 15
Special Performance
GCC Center Mall | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us for a special performance by Mariachi Azteca de Oro

October 22 - November 25
Check out the Dia de Los Muertos Calavera (skull) show in the Performing Arts Center

 


 

Mesa Community College

Friday, September 13
Chicanos Por la Cause Here We Stand Exhibit Kickoff
Navajo Room | 6 - 8 p.m.
Join us for the opening of Here We Stand, a historic photo exhibit, at Mesa Community College featuring a panel discussion and excerpts from CPLC’s 50th anniversary documentary. Refreshments will be provided.

Tuesday, September 17
Latinx Fishbowl
LB-145 (Southern and Dobson) | 10:30 a.m.
Explore prejudice, discrimination, and privilege as it relates to various identities in the community.

Friday, September 20
Frank Talks: Borders, Walls, and Immigration
LB-300 (Southern and Dobson) | 6 p.m.
Immigration is one of the most divisive issues facing our country and our state. Who comes in and out of the U.S., and how? Go beyond the media headlines and political talking points and join us for a FRANK Talk with geographer, Scott Warren for a community conversation about immigration laws, border, and national security.

Friday, September 27
Fiesta Latina
Rose Garden (Southern and Dobson) | 5 - 9 p.m.
A community event highlighting Latin American cultures. The celebration will include entertainment, food trucks, crafts, lowrider car show, and much more!

 


 

Paradise Valley Community College

Thursday, September 19
Guest Speaker Series
KSC 1000A+B | 9:00 am - 10:15 am
Join Dr. Christine Marin as she discusses Hispanics in the Southwest

Thursday, September 19
Guest Speaker Series
KSC 1000A+B | 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Join Dr. Christine Marin as she discusses Hispanics during the depression. A luncheon will follow with live music performed by a Mariachi Band

 


 

Phoenix College

Thursday, September 19
Latinx Fishbowl
Hacienda Room | 10 - 11:15 a.m.
Learn from the perspective of the Latinx students, leaders, and community members surrounding Phoenix College. This event is a highlighted event in commemoration of Latinx Heritage Month.

Tuesday, September 24
National Voter Registration Day
Tents on Campus | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Join Phoenix College in participating in the 2019 National Voter Registration Day, a non-partisan movement to get out the vote. Our goal is to register every eligible PC student to vote. PC students will be engaging their peers and classmates to register to vote in the November general election. #PCVOTES2019

Thursday, October 10
Fishbowl - LGBTQ+
Hacienda Room | 10 - 11:15 a.m.
Learn from the perspective of the LGBTQ+ students, leaders, and community members surrounding Phoenix College. This event is a highlighted event in commemoration of LGBTQ+ history month and National Coming Out Day (October 11th).

 


 

South Mountain Community College 

Tuesday, September 17
Constitution Day
SMCL 162/163 | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
County Recorder Adrian Fontes will give a presentation and Q&A session on the topics of Electoral and Popular votes.

Tuesday, September 17
LRC Patio | 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Forty preambles representing the countries of students enrolled from 2017 - present.

Wednesday, September 18
Sonoran Prevention Drug Workshop
SU100ABC | 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
This session will Inform students about the harm of opioids and the use of Narcan.

Thursday, September 19
Hispanic Heritage Blood Drive
SU100ABC | 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Open to all donors. Schedule an appointment today at www.redcrossblood.org (Sponsor Code: SMCC).

Thursday, September 19
Frank Talk: Can We Get Along? Talking to Each Other About Controversies Now
SMCL162 | 12 - 1:15 p.m.

Tuesday, September 24
Salsa/Cumbia Dance Lessons
12 - 1:30 p.m.
No experience or partner required! Come ready to move and learn these smooth dance moves from Latin America.

Tuesday, September 24
National Voter Registration Day
SU 100 | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Voting Rights Ambassador Joe Delgardo will present on the importance of civic engagement and voting.

Cost

Free

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