Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month at Central Michigan University is celebrated annually September 15 to October 15.  In conjunction with other national celebrations, we recognize the contributions made and the important presence of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States, Michigan and CMU. Join us in celebration of Hispanic heritage and culture.



Hispanic Heritage Month 2018

Thursday, September 13

Hispanic Heritage Month Welcome Reception/KickOff
5pm, Center for Inclusion & Diversity (UC 108)
Sponsored by the Empowered Latino Union

Wednesday, September 19
Painting Party featuring Omar Cruz
4pm-6pm and 6pm-8pm, Kulhavi 142
(Only 20 slots available per session, RSVP on OrgSync)

Wednesday, September 26
Latin American Dance
6pm, Bovee UC Rotunda
Sponsored by the Spanish Club

Thursday, September 27
Latinx Discussion
Sponsored by the Empowered Latino Union

Wednesday, October 3
Zumba with Officer Laura Martinez
6pm, Student Activity Center (MAC Gym #1)

Tuesday, October 9
Hispanic Women in History
7pm, Kulhavi 142
Sponsored by the Empowered Latino Union and OWLS

Date Pending
Heritage Month Annual Food Taster, featuring “Maria’s Mexican Restaurant”
3pm-5pm, Wesley (1400 S. Washington)
$5 per student