Hispanic Heritage Month

2020 Events

Address to Lamar University Latinx/Hispanic President's and Dean's List Nominees for 2019-2020

In honor of Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month, the Office of Global Diversity and Inclusive Excellence congratulates our Lamar University Latinx/Hispanic students who have been named to the President's and Dean's Lists for the 2019-2020 Academic School Year. See the video below to hear Juan Zabala, Vice President and Executive Director of the Lamar University Foundation, in his address to these esteemed nominees.


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Diversity Dialogue Discussion with Carolina Ramirez Cardenas - "Young People For Inclusion and Dignity Through DACA"

Date: September 10, 2020
Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Virtual Presentation via Zoom (Register)

Deputy Director of State Partnerships at Movement Voter Projects, Carolina Ramirez Cardenas will discuss Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) in a virtual presentation.

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"A Timeline into Hispanic/Latinx US History" Poster Exhibit

Date: September 21, 2020 - October 2, 2020
Location: Setzer Student Center

Join us as we recognize Hispanic/Latinx history in this poster exhibit on display in the Setzer Student Center.

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Diversity Dialogue Discussion with April Marroquin - "Let’s talk about being Latinx at LU"

Date: September 24, 2020
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Virtual Presentation via Zoom (Register)

Interim Associate Director of Recruitment and Minority Advocacy Enrollment Services, April Marroquin will discuss the Latinx experience at Lamar University in a virtual presentation.