Tony-nominated actress Ariana DeBose will be the speaker for the Latino Cultural Dinner. Tickets available until November 4 or until sold out.
Last week, three Illinois State professors led a public discussion on the affirmation of the bilingual skills and cultural identities of first-year students.
Illinois State University will honor National Immigrants Day with an art installation on the Quad. I Am Here. We Are Here. We Belong, will be installed around campus for 24 hours.
A talk with filmmaker Neyda Martinez and a Latin American music concert highlight events for Latinx Heritage Month.
The talk by Dr. Maritza Quiñones-Rivera will be September 23 as part of Latinx Heritage Month.
Fidencio Fifield-Perez will present the talk “Legalities of Being.” His current work examines borders, edges, and the people who must traverse them.
Dr. Rocio Rivadeneyra has been appointed associate dean for Academic Programs and Student Success, effective July 1, 2021.
Illinois State University’s Latin American and Latino/a Studies will host a talk titled “Why Do Hispanics Spend More Time in Local Jails Than Whites?” from 3-4 p.m. Thursday, April 8 on Zoom.
Aramis Martinez is an academic advisor with the Honors Program.
A talk by scholars Javier M. Rodríguez and Dean Robinson will explore “What COVID 19 Reveals about Politics, Policy and Racial Health Inequalities in the United States” at 3 p.m. March 30, via Zoom.