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Students play Loteria Monday at Game Night

Students play Loteria Monday at Game Night

Valentina Vargas, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Celebrating some of the final events of this year’s Latino Heritage Month, the Spanish Honor Society Sigma Delta Pi hosted Loteria and Game Night in the Cultural House on Ninth Street on Monday at 7 p.m. Spanish professor Kristin Routt said Loteria, which is the Spanish term for bingo, is a game that ...

Student panel to discuss ‘What is Latinx?’

Student panel to discuss ‘What is Latinx?’

Mercury Bowen, Entertainment Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

A student discussion panel called “What is Latinx?” will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Charleston-Mattoon Room at the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. The Latin American Student Organization, Latin American Studies, the Department of Foreign Languages, and the Latino Heritage Celebration...

Observe part of our American heritage with Latino Heritage Month

September 18, 2018


Filed under Editorials

With September being Latino Heritage Month, we at The Daily Eastern News feel that it is best for everyone to look past the issues regarding immigration and the stigma that people place upon Latino immigrants. This month is for meant for celebration of the culture and heritage of Latinos. We unders...

Latino Heritage Month begins

Latino Heritage Month begins

Brenna Scullen, Staff reporter

September 17, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Students and staff gathered in Doudna on Monday for a reception to kick off Latino Heritage Month with music, food, and conversation. The informal reception was sponsored by Eastern, with volunteers from the office of Student Engagement and Inclusion and the Newman Catholic Center. The chair of the Herit...

Latin film to be shown Thursday

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor

September 30, 2014


Filed under News

As part of the Latino Heritage Month’s celebration, there will be an introduction and film screening of Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s novel turned film, “Love in Times of Cholera,” at 7 p.m. Thursday in Seventh Street Underground. Jose Deustua, a history professor, said Marquez is a famous Columb...

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