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Diversity, Coffee and Conversations: Hispanic Heritage Month
September 5 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Enjoy breakfast with the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Diversity, Coffee and Conversations held on first Tuesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., September through May, in the Intercultural Diversity Center, 2100 Student Center.
The meetings are a time to learn about multicultural awareness months and special observances, receive updates from the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, share information about plans for multicultural awareness events, and talk with the DEI staff. The meetings are open to faculty, staff and students.
Dr. Yunuen Gómez-Ocampo will give a presentation on this month’s national theme of prosperity, power and progress in America, recognizing the significant strides of Hispanics in the economic, political, and social growth of the United States. Dr. Gómez-Ocampo is an instructor of Spanish at UA and received her Ph.D. in Hispanic Literature from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her research focuses on 20th century and 21st century Latin American, Latinx and Caribbean studies, cultural studies, migration studies and gender theory.