February 28 – March 4

Monday, February 28

Kick-Off/US Latino Forum

1 – 2:30 PM
Reeve Union 202 + Virtual via Zoom
Featuring lunch, music from DJ Dom and the following speakers Dr. Damira Grady, Dr. May, Carlos Salazar, Esmeralda Delgado and Dr. Alicia Johnson.

Monday, February 28

“The Meaning of Afrolatindad and Why it Matters”

Monday, February 28
3 – 4 PM
Virtual via Zoom
Featuring a lecture on embracing diversity by Dania Santana. Co-sponsored by SOL and University Speaker Series.
Zoom Meeting ID: 979 6084 0876
Passcode: 500254

Tuesday, March 1st

Film & Discussion: Encanto

5:30 – 8 PM
Reeve Union Theatre 307
Come enjoy the film Encanto and participate in a discussion afterwards about the analysis of the new gender roles of Latinas within their family and community. Co-sponsored by SOL, Pepsi Fund and Reeve Union Board (RUB).

Wednesday, March 2nd

Spanish Club Presents: Latinos and Health Care

2 – 3 PM
MEC 202
Featuring Bailey Krause

Wednesday, March 2nd 

Spanish Club Presents: Short History of the Taino People

3 – 4 PM
MEC 202
Featuring Alex Tridento

Thursday, March 3rd

Latinas at UWO: Challenges and Successes

3:30 – 4:30 PM
Virtual via Zoom
How does the college experience translate to the professional realm? Join us for this virtual “roundtable” discussion between current Latina/x students and Latina/x professionals as they explore this question. The Latina/x professionals will share their tips on how to successfully transition from college to career. Questions from attendees will be encouraged. Co-sponsored by LUNA, Women’s Center, and Career & Professional Development

Friday, March 4th

Past and Future of UWO Latinos

12 – 2 PM
Reeve Union 202
Featuring music from DJ Dom and remarks from Joshua Ranger and Beatriz Contreras. Sponsored by Reeve Union Inclusion Programs.