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Hispanic Heritage Month

Now-Oct. 14 SE Campus presents Lunes Hecho de la Diversión 8 a.m.-5 p.m. every Monday during Hispanic Heritage Month. Student activities will present a Hispanic heritage fact and highlight a fun phrase in Spanish. Prizes will be available for participants who repeat the phrase in Spanish to the student activities office located at ESCT 1201A. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-3595.

Now-Oct. 15 The SE library presents a Hispanic Heritage Month exhibit in the library (ESED 1200). The exhibit displays Hispanic history and heritage compiled by assistant professor of Spanish Ivan Miño. The exhibit is free and open to the public. For more information, call the library at 817-515-3081.

Sept. 26 TR Campus will feature Loteria, a Latin-American game of chance, noon–1 p.m. in the Riverfront Café. Prizes will be given to the winners. For more information, call student development associate Edward Brassart at 817-515-1192.

Oct. 1 TR Campus will present Stolen Education 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the TRTR Energy Auditorium. The film tells the untold story of how eight Mexican-Americans testified against injustice. A Q&A session with the film’s writer and executive producer Enrique Aleman Jr., associate professor at the University of Utah, will follow the film. For more information, call student activities director Mayra Olivares-Urueta at 817-515-1197.

Oct. 1 Aztec dance group Mitotiliztli Yaoyollohtli will perform from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Center Corner NSTU 1615A on NE Campus. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-6688.

Oct. 2 The Latino/Latina education forum will be on TR Campus 1-2:30 p.m. in the TRTR Energy Auditorium. The forum will highlight opportunities and challenges within the educational experience of Latinos and Latinas locally and nationally. Forum speakers will include Enrique Aleman Jr., associate professor at the University of Utah. For more information, call student activities director Mayra Olivares-Urueta at 817-515-1197.

Oct. 4 SE student activities and the Organization of Latin Americans present the movie A Better Life, the story of a gardener in Los Angeles and his teenage son. The event is free, and food will be provided. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 9 College access coordinator Claudia Garcia will speak at Abrazando Al Exito 3-6 p.m. in the SSTU dining hall. Students from all campuses can register for this event at www.surveymonkey.com/s/Abrazando2013. For more information, call South student services at 817-515-4553.

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