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Hispanic Heritage Month At-A-Glance
9/15 Kick Off BBQ

9/16 Heritage Month Celebration

9/19 Loteria Night

9/23 Latin Dance Night

9/28 "Salir a Servir" Service Day

10/1 TRES Fundraiser

10/3 "Life After Baylor" Forum

10/15 Talent Show

10/28 *DATE CHANGE* Heritage Month Banquet

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month 2013

Hispanic Heritage Month is the period from Sept. 15 - Oct. 15 in which people celebrate the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States as well as celebrating Hispanic heritage and culture. We invite you to celebrate with us throughout the month with the following events:


Monday, September 16 - Heritage Month Celebration
SUB 1st Floor from 11:00am-3:00pm

Come see what Hispanic Heritage Month is all about!

Thursday, September 19 - Loteria Night
Bobo Spiritual Life Center at 6:30PM

Loteria is a Mexican game of chance, similar to Bingo, that uses images on a deck of cards. Prizes will be given to the winners and desserts will be provided as well!

Monday, September 23 - Latin Dance Night
Russell Gym at 9:00PM

Whether you have killer dance moves or two left feet, come enjoy a fun night of dancing and socializing with the students of Latin Dance Society. Don't forget to bring your student ID!

Saturday, September 28 - "Salir a Servir" Service Day
10:15am-1:00pm

We will be meeting at the SUB Den at 10:15am to go volunteer with AVANCE. We will be helping set up for a quinceanera expo. Don't miss out on this opportunity to serve in the Waco community!

Tuesday, October 1 - Hispanic Heritage Month Fundraiser
Tres Mexican Restaurant starting at 4:00PM

Come out and enjoy some delicious, authentic Mexican food at Tres (located next to Sonic and across from McAlisters) anytime from 4:00pm-10:00pm. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to help fund Hispanic Heritage Month!

Thursday, October 3 - "Life After Baylor" Forum
Cashion 305 at 6:30pm

Join us for with a panel of Baylor Graduates and learn how they have reached success upon graduating from Baylor! Ask them questions and learn what you can do now to excel later!

Tuesday, October 15 -Talent Show
Common Grounds at 6:30PM

Do you have a talent you'd like to showcase? If so, be sure to perform at our talent show! There will be a wide variety of performances including singing, poetry reading, and dancing. Come out and support fellow Baylor students showcasing their amazing talents! There will be a $100 prize!

Monday, October 28 - Hispanic Heritage Month Banquet
Barfield Drawing Room at 6:30PM

Cap off Hispanic Heritage Month with a lovely dinner and guest speaker! Click here for more information.

For more information about Hispanic Heritage Month:
check out our Facebook page
or contact April Ortiz, Hispanic Heritage Month Chair, or Kelley Kimple, Assistant Director for Multicultural Affairs at Baylor University.