Hispanic Heritage Month calendar now available

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Hispanic Heritage Month calendar now available

The Cross Cultural Gender Center at Fresno State released its calendar of Hispanic Heritage Month events that began on cmapus last week with the Latina/o Faculty & Staff Association Bienvenidos event.

The calendar features more than 20 events, including Cross Cultural Week that begins at 11:30 a.m. today (Sept. 21) with a parade on campus from the Joyal building to the Speakers Platform north of the Madden Library.

Other highlights include activities for undocumented students, including a Dream Counselor’s Conference, 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Wednesday (Sept. 23) in the North Gym, room 118, and the Dreamers and AB540 Workshop and Panel, 5 p.m.–6 p.m. Sept. 29 in the University Student Union, room 308.

The calendar’s last event for the month-long observance is a presentation “Salvadorian Culture and Migration” from noon–1 p.m. Oct. 15 in the Speakers Platform north of the Madden Library.

Other related events will be held throughout the semester. See calendar.

All events are free and open to the public. Parking is $3 for a day permit at dispensers near campus entrances (see map).

For more information, contact Ofelia Gamez, coordinator of the CCGC Latino/a Programs and Services, 559.278.4768.

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