Regent University Center for Latino LeadershipCelebrate Hispanic Heritage Month September 15 - October 15photo strip

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration of Events

Celebrate the vibrant and enriching Hispanic culture throughout September and October at any of these Regent events, coordinated by the Center for Latino Leadership in partnership with several offices and schools across campus. For more information, email Dr. Marcela Chavan-Matviuk.

9/10-4/8/14

SPANISH COFFEE HOUR

The Center for Latino Leadership cordially invites you to its Spanish Coffee Hour. Speak Spanish with fellow students while enjoying delicious coffee and treats. (Throughout the fall semester, the Spanish Coffee Hour is held every second Tuesday at noon.)

This event is free and open to all Regent students, faculty and staff.
RSVP to cll@regent.edu.

CRB 322

Noon - 1 p.m.

9/17

PASTOR'S BREAKFAST

Dr. Nestor Medina will discuss
Hermenéutica y La Biblia: Estrategias interpretativas Latinas. (Hermeneutics and the Bible: Latina/o Interpretive Strategies)

This event is free and open to local pastors.
RSVP to cll@regent.edu.

Fountain View Room, Regent Ordinary

8 a.m. - 9:30a.m.

9/19

UNCHAPEL WITH REV. ELIEZER BONILLA

Rev. Eliezer Bonilla pastors Abundant Life Church in San Antonio, Texas—one of the fastest growing Hispanic congregations in the United States.

This event is open to the public.

Chapel Auditorium

8 p.m.

9/27

WELCOMING PARTY AND MOVIE NIGHT

Please join us in welcoming new students! In addition to our traditional fiesta, this year we will be featuring the film For Greater Glory and discussing how Christians can influence their context.

This event is free and open to all Regent students, faculty and staff.
RSVP by September 20 to cll@regent.edu.

Library Auditorium and Balcony

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

10/11

STUDENT LED WORKSHOP - "THIS IS MY HISTORIA"

Participate in learning about the journey of Latino students at Regent. This will be a great time to engage and learn with other students about heritage, identity and the new American reality.

Lunch will be provided.

This event is free and open to all Regent students, faculty and staff.
RSVP by October 5 to cll@regent.edu.

RH 112

 

Noon - 2 p.m.

10/12

EDUCATION SEMINAR: CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING, CHARACTER EDUCATION AND HISPANIC STUDENTS

Join educators, scholars, administrators, parents and students for a half day of presentations and conversations on issues affecting education and the increasing Latino student population in Virginia. This seminar is part of the "Professional Learning Plan" series of Vrigina Beach Public Schools.

This event is free and open to students, faculty, staff and the general public.
RSVP by October 7 to cll@regent.edu.

Library Auditorium

For more information, please contact us at: cll@regent.edu.

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10/19

CONCERT - "OUR ROOTS"

End Hispanic Heritage Month with a cultural celebration of music featuring Mr. Jorge Aguirre, the Hampton Roads Chamber Players and members of the Virginia Symphony Orchestra. Take a musical journey through Spain; the Caribbean; Central, North and South America; and discover traditional classical music.

This event is free and open to students, faculty, staff and the general public.
RSVP by October 19 to cll@regent.edu.

Chapel Auditorium

4 p.m. - 6 p.m.