Tag: Hispanic Heritage

Claudia Guzman featured by Telemundo Wisconsin

Claudia Guzman interviewed on Telemundo

As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, UW-Green Bay Director of Student Life Claudia Guzman was recently interviewed by Telemundo Wisconsin. The story ran Monday (Sept. 24, 2018) and features a video interview with Guzman and lots of shots around the UW-Green Bay campus. See the original piece in Spanish or one passed through an English translation engine (below). Earlier […]

Reminder: Somos Latinas event is tomorrow (Sept. 20)

UW-Green Bay presents Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. The first session will take place from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and the second session, which includes a book signing reception, will be 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Both sessions will take place in the Phoenix Rooms located in UW-Green […]

Hispanic Heritage Month continues

Campus continues to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the following events: Literature discussion between Professors Fernandez Meardi (UW-Green Bay) and Pablo Ruiz (Tufts University) on Argentinean writer Jorge Luis Borges, commemorating the 30th anniversary of his death. 4 to 5 p.m., Christie Theatre, Oct. 13. (Spanish/English) Want to practice languages? Here is your opportunity. Free and […]

National Hispanic Heritage month events, continued

The UW‑Green Bay Spanish program has put together an array of events to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage month (Sept. 15 to Oct. 15), and the many contributions of Hispanic/Latinos to the culture of the United States. Among them: Oct. 6: Translation discussion. Prof. Fernandez Meardi & Kolin Jordan from “7 vientos,” a publishing house based in Chicago […]

Hispanic Heritage month

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage month (Sept. 15-Oct. 15), UW‑Green Bay’s Spanish program has put together an array of events to celebrate some of the many contributions of Hispanics/Latinos to the culture of the United States. Below is a schedule of the upcoming events this month: Sept. 19 Translation Workshop: Learn translation techniques during this […]

National Hispanic Heritage month events

National Hispanic Heritage month is Sept. 15 to Oct 15, and the UW‑Green Bay Spanish program has put together an array of events to celebrate the many contributions of Hispanic/Latinos to the culture of the United States. Here are the first of the events: Sept. 15: Documentary: “Caddies” (Dir. Pablo Accuosto, 2014), Screening of the documentary […]

Sept. 24 event features Chicano scholar’s talk on Latino American history

“Latino American: 500 Years of History, Pride and Prejudice” featuring guest speaker Santiago Vaquera-Vásquez is the program set for 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24 at the Neville Public Museum in downtown Green Bay. Vaquera-Vásquez, a Chicano writer and professor of Hispanic Southwest Studies at the University of New Mexico, will present his research […]

Familia Rodante film and Dia De Los Muertos origins

A month of Hispanic Heritage activities continues through mid-October, including these programs in the next week or so:
 • Familia Rodante film — Wednesday, Sept. 18, 5 p.m., Christie Theatre, University Union: Familia Rodante is a film about a four-generation Buenos Aires family that take a road trip across the countryside of Argentina. As a […]