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.


HHM 2017.jpgHispanic Heritage Month 2017

September 14

Latinx Welcome: Hispanic Heritage Month KickOff
5pm, Center for Inclusion & Diversity
Co-sponsored with Empowered Latino Union

September 15

Soup & Substance
12pm, UC Terrace Rooms A-D
Sponsored by the Office of Diversity Education

September 20
Painting Party featuring Omar Arts
6pm, Wightman 200
(Only 20 slots available, RSVP on OrgSync)

September 22

CMU Latino  Alumni Career Panel
2pm, UC Auditorium
Sponsored by the CMU Latino Alumni Chapter

September 22

Movie Showing "A Better Life"
5:30pm, Wesley
Sponsored by the Empowered Latino Union

September 25

Spanish Student Panel
6pm, UC Terrace Rooms A-D
Sposored by Sigma Delta Pi

September 28

Heritage Month Celebration
5pm, CMU Detroit Office (777 Woodward AVe, Suite 160)
RSVP by September 22 to charl1sj@cmich.edu

October 3
Latinx Caucus
7pm, UC Maroon, Gold, & Chippewa
Sponsored by

October 4
Hispanic Heritage Month Annual Food Taster, featuring “Maria’s Mexican Restaurant”
3pm-5pm, Wesley (1400 S. Washington)
$5 per student

October 9
Latin American Dance
6pm, UC Gold & Chippewa
Sponsored by Sigma Delta Pi

October 10
Hispanic Heritage Month Keynote: Paul Hernandez
7pm, UC Rotunda

October 11
The Intersectional That’s Taboo
7pm, UC Terrace Rooms A-D
Sponsored by Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Incorporated