CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2016
It's new location, SAC First Floor
This year's theme is "Esta es nuestra historia / This is our Story.” Proclamation presented by President Samuel L. Stanley. Please join our keynote speaker, Dr. Lori A. Flores, Assistant Professor of History as we celebrate our 27th Annual Opening Ceremony with our campus community and neighbors. Entertainment and food will be provided. All are invited.
Saturday, October 8
Havana Cuba All-Stars
Staller Center for the Arts
Performing both original songs that honor the people of Cuba as well as traditional ones, the Havana Cuba All-Stars bring us the musical legacy of Cuba, a country that is emerging into the U.S. consciousness as never before. With bongos, steel guitar and congas, their music is sure to have you moving to its infectious Cuban rhythm. Main Stage $38, Renaissance Jazz sponsored by Renaissance Technologies
Author Cristina Henríquez of the first-year reading will share her insights about her work. The Book of Unknown Americans, which was a New York Times Notable Book of 2014 and one of Amazon’s Top 10 Books of the Year. It was chosen one of the best books of the year by BookPage, Oprah.com, and School Library Journal. Seating is limited so please arrive early to guarantee a seat. This event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by Undergraduate Colleges.
Wednesday, November 2
Hispanic Heritage Month 27th Annual Awards Closing Ceremony
4:00 – 6:00 PM
Student Activity Center Ballroom A
Theme: "Esta es nuestra historia / This is our Story.” Join us to celebrate and recognize the achievements and contributions of Faculty, Staff, and Students. Open to all. For donations or for ticket information call: 632-6280.