Hispanic Heritage Month

graphic that reads: Hispanic Heritage Month International Festival, Chamberlain Field, 7:45-10:30 p.m., Thursday Sept. 19

Celebrate Hispanic and Latin culture beginning with the International Festival on Sept. 19. Followed by events throughout October.


Hispanic Heritage Month Kick-Off

When

  • Thursday, Sept.19, 2019
  • 7:45 – 10:30 p.m.

Where

Chamberlain Field

Details

  • International Festival: A Celebration Hispanic and Latin American Culture
  • Emcee: Dr. Edwin Murillo The History behind the Culture. Sharing the differences between Hispanic and Latin American culture. 
  • Performers: Mariachi Singers, Capoeira Chattanooga, Tropical Swing Band
  • Food selections from various countries, Photo Booth, Games and Activities, and themed henna tattoos.
    Chamberlain Field  
  • Sponsors: Office of Multicultural Affairs, Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures Department, and the Center for Global Education

Hispanic Heritage Networking Luncheon

When

  • Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019
  • 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Where

University Center, Chattanooga Rooms A-C

Details

  • UTC and local Hispanic Community Leaders networking with students.
  • Sponsors: Office of Multicultural Affairs

PBS Documentary: Foreigners in Their Own Land 

When

  • Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019
  • 6 p.m.

Where

Brock Hall 201

Details

  • Q&A 
  • Light Refreshments
  • Sponsors: Office of Multicultural Affairs and Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures Department

PBS Documentary: Prejudice and Pride

When

  • Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019
  • 6 p.m.

Where

Brock Hall 201

Details

  • Q&A 
  • Light Refreshments
  • Sponsors: Office of Multicultural Affairs and Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures Department

ThinkFast Trivia: Hispanic Heritage

When

  • Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019
  • 8 - 10 p.m.

Where

University Center, Tennessee Room

Details

  • $100 giveaway, trivia, dancing, game show experience, music, high energy and more
  • Sponsor: Office of Multicultural Affairs

PBS Documentary: Peril and Promise

When

  • Wednesday, Oct.16, 2019 
  • 6 p.m.

Where

Brock Hall 201

Details

  • Light Refreshments
  • Sponsors: Office of Multicultural Affairs and Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures Department