Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Creative Writing Reading Series ft. Manuel Muñoz


Location: 104 Bond Hall, Co-sponsored by the Institute for Latino Studies

There will be a pre-event reception.  This event is in partnership with the Institute for Latino studies.


Manuel Muñoz is the author of two collections of short stories, Zigzagger (Northwestern University Press) and The Faith Healer of Olive Avenue (Algonquin Books), which was shortlisted for the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award. What You See in the Dark

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Monday, October 28, 2019

Cross Cultural Leadership Program (CCLP) Information Session


Location: Julian Samora Scholars Lounge, 315 Bond Hall

Come learn more about the Latino Studies Cross Cultural Leadership Program (CCLP) for Summer 2020. This is a great opportunity to ask questions, speak with students who have participated in previous years, and learn about the application process.

The CCLP program takes students who are freshman - juniors in all majors and departments to Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., and now Puerto Rico to work in Latino serving organizations for 8 weeks.…

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Día de los Muertos Altar Dedication


Location: Julian Samora Scholars Lounge

Dia de Los Muertos

Join ILS for its annual Dia de los Muertos Altar dedication.  Ofrendas (altars) honoring the departed as remembered by the Notre Dame Latino Student Alliance, Holy Cross Elementary students, and ILS faculty and friends.

Photos or tributes may be sent to…

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Play: "Judge Torres" presented by theatre group Milagro Theatre


Location: Philbin Studio Theatre

Join ILS in welcoming theatre group Teatro Milagro and their rendition of Judge Torres.

Judge Torres is a modern day fairytale rooted in Salvadoran folklore. Judge Ximoara Torres faces many obstacles in her turbulent journey crossing the border, maneuvering the US foster care system, missing her family, aging out, and becoming the most recent Latinx judge in Multnomah County, Oregon. But these barriers are no match for her Salvadoran-American grit. This play was written by Milta Ortiz and is directed by Mandana Khoshnevisan.…

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