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Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center

LatinX Heritage Month

Educate, Empower, Engage

Thursday, September 17: LatinX Heritage Month MEC Day Kick Off

mec virtual lounge

Join MEC in our Virtual Lounge as we kick off LatinX Heritage Month! We'll have a fun and casual space for us to listen to music and be in community with one another! Link to the MEC Virtual Lounge
Tuesday, September 22: Palante Siempre Palante Film Discussion

5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (Zoom link)

This week we continue our Black and LatinX Voices from the Periphery Film Series in collaboration with faculty, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and Alpha Psi Lambda Fraternity Inc. The links to the films that you can watch on your own time are included here. Join us for critical conversations about issues impacting Black and LatinX communities. The film being showcased will be Palante Siempre Palante with the discussion taking place at this zoom link on Tuesday, September 22 at 5PM.

Sponsored by: 

Friday, September 25: Bad Bunny - Conversation on Music and Social Justice

3:00 p.m. (mec virtual lounge)

Come join a fun and engaging session centered on the popular Puerto Rican artist, Bad Bunny. We will enjoy some of his music and also explore how he has used his platform to engage in social justice advocacy on a number of topics including, gender, LGBTQ+, Black Lives Matter, and more. 

Sunday, September 27: Bilingual Mass

More information to come...

TBD: Immigration and Justice - Conversation with Dr. Miranda Hallett

TIme TBD

(Zoom link)

 

 

Friday, October 2: Harvest of Empire Film Discussion

5:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. (zoom link)

This week we continue our Black and LatinX Voices from the Periphery Film Series in collaboration with faculty, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and Alpha Psi Lambda Fraternity Inc. The links to the films that you can watch on your own time are included here. Join us for critical conversations about issues impacting Black and LatinX communities. The film being showcased will be Harvest of Empire with the discussion taking place at this zoom link on Tuesday, September 22 at 5PM.

Sponsored by:

Tuesday, October 6: REAL Topics: Machismo and Misogyny

2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (zoom Link)

"What is Machismo? Join us as we discuss how toxic masculinity manifests in Latin American cultures and broadly and the ways we can combat it"

Sponsored by the Women's Center and the Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center

For more information about LatinX/Hispanic Heritage Month events please call the Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center at 937-229-3634

 
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Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center

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300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0318
937-229-3634
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