2020 LATINX HERITAGE MONTH CALENDAR
EXHIBITS & DISPLAYS
SEPTEMBER 15 – OCTOBER 15
LATINX HISTORY LITERARY WORKS & RESOURCES
GSU Library has a collection of books, DVDs, and eBooks dedicated to Latinx Heritage. Visit www.govst.edu/library or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
PROGRAMS & EVENTS
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Bailar! Virtual Dance Party with DJ Mo Mami
Learn more about the history and different styles of Latin music. This event will be streamed on the CSEIP pages on Facebook and Instagram.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Keynote Speaker, Berto Aguayo
Berto Aguayo is a proud Back of the Yards native, where he was raised by a single
mother who emigrated from Mexico. Berto’s struggles and experiences as a former
gang member led him on a passionate journey toward social justice. He holds two
bachelor's degrees in Political Science and Economics. He is also a community
organizer and civic engagement strategist.
Come hear more of Mr. Aguayo's story and learn about the importance of civic engagement and voter participation. Please RSVP by emailing email@example.com. A link will be sent to those who RSVP.
Thursday, October 8, 2020
Virtual Movie Screening
Watch the biopic that tells the story of the great labor leader, Cesar Chavez. Chavez worked tirelessly to ensure that Mexican agricultural workers were granted better working conditions and founded the United Farm Workers Union. His efforts were not without resistance, but he was persistent in pushing the movement forward. Please RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. A link to watch the movie will be sent to those who RSVP.