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Latinx Heritage Month 2021

12:00am – 11:30pm
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Diez y Sies at Hein!

Wednesday, September 15 at 5:30 p.m.

Come and dine with the crew at Hein as we enjoy delicious food from different Latin American countries.

!Celebrando diez y seis!

Thursday, September 16, at 5 p.m., in the Center for Mexican American Studies (Langner 110)

Spanish Language Table presents a special event honor Mexico's Independence. Refreshments will be provided.

Celebrating the Life and Artwork of Reynaldo “Rey” Luján-Gaytán

Tuesday, September 21, at 5 p.m., in the Blumberg Memorial Library Art Gallery.

Join us as we celebrate Reynaldo “Rey” Luján-Gaytán. Born in Seguin, Texas, Gaytan was an accomplished artist, teacher, and organizer. Festivities will begin with an outdoor celebration in front of the library with Accordionist Alejandro L. Guerra and Ballet Folklόrico De La Rosa. Gaytan's work will be displayed until November 2.

Lotería Cientifica/Science Lotería!

Tuesday, October 5 at 12 p.m., in the Krost Lounge

Join the Society of Physics Students (SPS) and the Mexican American Student Association for a special science lotería, featuring prizes and food.

¿Quien Soy? Who Am I? Plática

Wednesday, September 22 at 7 p.m., in the Alumni Student Center Conference Room A&B.

Join the Mexican American Student Association and the Center For Mexican American Studies for a discussion about the politics behind different identity labels in the Latinx/Xicanx/Chicanx/Hispanic communities.

Tu Lucha Es Mi Lucha: Supporting Community Through Artivism

Wednesday, October 20 at 7 the Blumberg Memorial Library. Join us for a hands on art project led by artivist Yocelyn Riojas. Born in Mexico and raised in Eagle Pass, TX, Riojas’s art depicts themes about Latinx culture, women’s empowerment, and immigration. Her artivism stems from a passion to empower communities and support people of color through art.

Día de los Muertos Arts & Crafts Night

Wednesday, October 27 at 7 the Alumni Student Center Conference Room A & B. Join the Mexican American Student Association and the Center For Mexican American Studies as they create art for Día de los Muertos. Refreshments will be provided.

Día de los Muertos Celebration

Join the TLU community for our Día de los Muertos celebration on Tuesday, November 2 at 6 p.m., at the Streng Chapel Plaza. Bring photos of your deceased loved ones to place on our community altar. We also encourage guests to bring poetry, songs, and calaveras for the open mic session.

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