El Centro


El Centro organizes a variety of events specially designed to help you with the language and allow you to learn and enjoy the Hispanic culture.


  • Open House. September 6th. 4:00-6.00pm. El Centro

  • Independence Celebration. September 16th. 3:00pm. Patio Area outside Lakeside

  • Book presentation: ‘Resilient’, by Blanca Nienhaus. September 21st. Isabella Canon Room (Center for the Arts) 5:00pm - 7:00pm

  • The Havana Cuba All-Stars perform: ‘Cuban Nights”. September 22nd. McCrary Theater. 7:30pm

  • Latin Night in Soccer. Elon vs Towson. September 23rd. 7:00pm. Rudd Field.

  • La Fiesta del Pueblo. September 25th. Downtown Raleigh. 10:30am. (Transportation provided)

  • Hispanic College Coffee. September 27th. 9:40—10:20am

  • Oratorical Contest: “Hispanic/Latin@s share their voices”. September 27th. The Oak House. 6:00pm - 8:00pm

  • Perspectivas Presentations Series. October 5th. McKinnon Hall. 9:00am - 4:00pm

  • La Habana Night II. October 7th. Tap House. 10.00pm.

  • Screening: ‘Before God, We Are All Family”. Directed by Lisbeth Melendez. October 13th. Global Commons Media Room 103. Reception 5.00pm. Screening at 6:00pm

  • Hispanic Tailgate. Homecoming Weekend. October 22nd. Time TBD


Check out this website for more upcoming events!

These cultural events are a great way to have fun and learn at the same time. And if you have the desire to log the 140 hours for the travel program, then joining us at the events is the best way to accomplish your goal.


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