Latinx Heritage Month at UNC will be celebrated from Sept. 15-Oct. 15, 2019.
Over the course of the next month, UNC Chapel Hill will host a series of events in honor of Latinx Heritage Month.
All events are open to the campus community and the public.
¡Baila, baila, baila!
September 17, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Hitchcock Multipurpose Room, Stone Center
Shades of Latinx 2.0
September 19, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Annual LHM: Top of Lenior Dinner
September 26, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Lenior Dinning Hall
The Carolina Latinx Center invites you to our annual Top of Lenoir Dinner, in celebration of Latinx Heritage Month. A wide variety of foods from across Latinx communities will be provided. Join us for food, music and fellowship.
The ‘Loudest Place on Earth’
September 30, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Global Education Center 1005
“How to Respond to ICE Raids in your Community” Training
October 1, 2019 at 7:00 PM
Fed Ex Conference Space, Union, or Genome
LHM Annual Keynote: Herrison Chicas
October 2, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Ackland Art Museum
As the first keynote event for the Carolina Latinx Center, this serves as an inauguration for the center – claiming our space and creating a cozy, family-like atmosphere. Come witness this spoken word event and join us afterwards at the Carolina Latinx Center for food from the ‘Ta Contento’ food truck. The first 150 guests will also receive a free t-shirt.
Film Screening: Giants Don’t Exist
October 2, 2019 at 7:00 PM
Global Education Center, Mandela Auditorium
Know Your Rights Workshop
October 3, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Carolina Latinx Center: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
October 4, 2019 at 2:30 PM
Join us in celebrating the official opening of the Carolina Latinx Center. Designed to create a sense of community and inclusion for all Latinx students on campus, the CLC strives to promote engagement, scholarship, cultural awareness and public service. We welcome everyone to join us.
October 5, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Bell Tower Amphitheater
2019 Latinx 20 Under 20 Gala
October 12, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Blue Zone (Kenan Stadium)
Why Central American women fleeing violence seek asylum
October 14, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Global Education Center, 1005
For more details on the events above, visit https://clc.unc.edu/latinx-programs/.
The month long event series is coordinated by the Carolina Latinx Center and sponsored by: the UNC Latina/o Studies Program, Institute for the study of the Americas, LatinxEd, Department of Romance Studies, Mi Pueblo, Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc., Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc., Omega Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. among others