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Day of the Dead

Thursday, Oct 30, 5 pm
Seaco

Come to Seaco to enjoy Mexican Music and learn more about the holiday while wearing a sombrero

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Feria/Dinner Theater

Wednesday, Oct 8, 5 pm
Faculty/Staff Dinner Room, Seacobeck Hall

Latin Cuisines. 

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Bomba:Afro-Puerto Rican Dance Workshop

Saturday, Oct 4, 4 pm
Lee Hall 411

Will teach a Bomba dance workshop.

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The Latino Melting Pot Dinner

Thursday, Oct 2, 5 pm
seacobeck hall

Learn about the diverse foods and cultures in latin america. 

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Thursday Poems

Thursday, Sep 25, 5 pm
Room 139, Combs Hall

Bilingual poetry reading of the works of Cuban-born Rita Martin, an associate professor at Radford University. Her work speaks of the Cuban immigrant experience in the United States. Drs. Ana Chichester and Connie Smith will provide the reading. 

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UMW Jazz Ensemble's latin Jazz Night

Tuesday, Oct 7, 7:30 pm
Pollard Recital Hall

The band will present the music of many latin musicians. 

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Kings, Republics, and Nationalism in Spain:The Spanish Civil War's Legacy in 21st-Centure Political Debates

Monday, Sep 29, 6 pm
Lee Hall 411

Department of Modern language and Modern Literatures will lead a discussion on how the Spanish Civil War and royal family affect contemporary Spain. 

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The Trans-Atlantic Route of Afro-Caribbean Culture

Tuesday, Sep 30, 5:30 pm
Lee Hall 411

Professor Fajardo-Cardenas will give a lecture illustrated by musician, dancer and DJ Alberto Limonta. Addressing the roots,development, and importance of Afro-Carribean culture in literature , music and dance. 

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Cheap Seats Cinema Presents: "Instructions not included"

Friday, Sep 26, 10 pm
Room 116 in Monroe Hall

Starring and directed by Eugenio Derbez, a man who has made a new life for himself and the daughter left on his doorstep six years ago finds his family threatened when the birth mother resurfaces. The film will also be screening the following day Saturday, Spet. 27th at 7pm.

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Cheap Seats Cinema Presents: "Instructions not included"

Friday, Sep 26, 10 pm
Room 116 in Monroe Hall

Starring and directed by Eugenio Derbez, a man who has made a new life for himself and the daughter left on his doorstep six years ago finds his family threatened when the birth mother resurfaces. The film will also be screening the following day Saturday, Spet. 27th at 7pm.

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Spanish Bullfighting - A Study of Changing Cultural Values and Identity

Tuesday, Sep 23, 6 pm
Room 412, Lee Hall

Many Spanish people consider bullfighting a reflection of Spanish identity, but others says the tradition clashes with modern cultural sensibilities. Dr. Araceli Palomino will present her research on this fascinating topic. 

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Spanish Bullfighting - A Study of Changing Cultural Values and Identity

Tuesday, Sep 23, 6 pm
Room 412, Lee Hall

Many Spanish people consider bullfighting a reflection of Spanish identity, but others says the tradition clashes with modern cultural sensibilities. Dr. Araceli Palomino will present her research on this fascinating topic. 

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LSA Bi-Weekly Meeting

Monday, Nov 17, 4 pm
Combs 215

We are trying to reserve this room for LSA Bi-weekly meetings. This meetings us organize and plan events in the future.

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ESL Classes

Saturday, Mar 29, 1 pm
Combs 214 and COMBS 213

Teach the Fredericksburg community english. 

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LSA Bi-Weekly Meeting

Thursday, Apr 24, 5 pm
Monroe 233

We want to have bi-weekly LSA Meeting on February 6, 20, March 13, 27 and April 10, 24. Meeting with consists of educational/cultural topics, fundraising ideas, and event planning.

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Feria/Dinner Theater

Thursday, Oct 10, 5 pm
Faculty/Staff Dining Room, Seacobeck Hall

Latino cuisine is one of the most recognized and unique aspects of our cultures. Varied and diverse, the food of Central and South America is unlike any in the world. Come share the night with us and take your taste buds for a journey as we sample dishes from different Latin American countries.

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LSA Soccer Tourament

Sunday, Sep 29, 10 am
Campus Rec Field!

Come enjoy a fun day of playing soccer against other UMW clubs and organizations! Sign-ups will be at tables located at The Nest. See you there!

5 People per Team.

Contact LSA for info: lsa.umw1@gmail.com

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Assimilation and Acculturation–Identity problems of Latinos in the USA

Tuesday, Oct 1, 5:30 pm
Lee Hall, room 411

Dr. Debra Schleef, UMW chair and professor of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology will give a talk on identity problems faced by Latino populations in the United States as a result of attempts to assimilate or acculturate to American society as well as lead a discussion on the subject.

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ESL Classes

Saturday, Nov 23, 10:15 pm
COMBS 214 and COMBS 213

Teach English to the Fredericksburg Community. 

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Salsa Night

Thursday, Sep 26, 7 pm
Underground

Learn to dance, "Salsa", from a professional salsa instructor. 

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Movie Showing: Maria Full of Grace

Thursday, Sep 19, 9 pm
Ball Circle
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Kickoff

Monday, Sep 16, 4 pm
Ball Circle
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