From Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, the university will celebrate the histories, cultures and contributions of the Latinx/Hispanic communities to the United States.
Elon will observe Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 15 through Oct. 15 with a lineup of events designed to celebrate the histories, cultures and contributions of the Latinx/Hispanic communities to the United States.
The university will provide students, faculty, staff and members of the surrounding community with a mix of in-person and virtual events to celebrate, learn about and engage in dialogue with those who identify as Latinx/Hispanic. All are encouraged to use this time to learn about those with identities different from their own and to explore new ways of thinking, new connections and new cultures.
Hispanic Heritage Month events at Elon
Hispanic Heritage Month Kick-off
Tuesday, Sept. 15, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Come have fun with us as we kick off the month by celebrating the independence of Mexico and Central American countries.
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 5 to 8 p.m.
Join us for a series of presentations on issues related to immigration, access to education, and health and wellness.
Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra
Thursday, Sept. 24, 5 p.m.
Virtual Video Concert
A thrilling 11-piece ensemble playing dynamic arrangements of popular indie rock tunes, the Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra has infused the traditional salsa form with a completely modern identity. The link will be available here at 5 p.m. on Sept. 24.
Wednesday, Sept. 30, 6 to 7 p.m.
Join us and learn about the complexity and beauty of Latinx/Hispanic identities.
Tuesday, Oct. 13, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Lindner Hall tent
Come watch different performances by Latinx/Hispanic students, ranging from musical pieces to spoken word.