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“Esperanza: A Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month”

Join AACC in celebrating the history, culture and traditions that define the Hispanic community and its future as a group. Let's take this month as an opportunity to reflect on Hispanic Americans' service and contributions to the history of our nation. Customs and traditions always will be part of the Hispanic population. AACC has provided access to informative videos, poetry, history, dancing and more for September and October.

2021 Schedule of Events

Wednesday, Sept. 15

"Sombrero Azul"

Student Victor Solis will teach us about a traditional Salvadorian song.

Thursday, Sept. 23

La Mandolina

Join staff member Sam Cordero while he plays some traditional songs with his mandolin.

Tuesday, Sept. 28

Let's Dance Zumba

Mayra Vizcarrondo wants you to get ready for a day of pure zumba.
6:30 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 1

How to Make a Tres Leches Cake

Staff member Anne Bashore and the Office of Student Engagement invite you to join a virtual HCAT workshop on how to prepare a delicious Tres Leche cake. Register for this event.

Make an appointment to pick up a free ingredient bag.

Tuesday, Oct. 5

Juan Felipe Herrera

Associate Professor Dawn Meissner, World Languages academic chair, invites you to an evening with Juan Felipe Herrera. Register for this event. 
7 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 15

Closing Event

Enjoy a virtual party event with music, games and a lot of fun activities.

Sept. 15 - Oct. 15

Additional Activities

Virtual Art Exhibition

Explore art featured on AACC's Latinx Community Instagram page.

Truxal Library Special Topic Guide: Esperanza, A Celebration of Hispanic Heritage and Hope

Enjoy the different eBooks, books, videos and more that has been compiled by AACC staff member, Marisin Dixon. Access the Special Topic Guide.

Esperanza: A Hispanic Definition to the World

Post and share your stories of hope on AACC Program Assistant, Ana Derr's blog.


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