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Upcoming Events

Latin/Hispanic Books at Nevada Wolfshop 

September 15, 2015 - October 15, 2015, Nevada Wolfshop, JCSU 1st floor

The Nevada Wolfshop highlights Latina/o authors in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.  Visit the Nevada Wolfshop and check out the great selection of books.  

I Am(Not)

September 21, 2015 - October 23, 2015 

Inspired by photographer Ricardo Aca, the I Am(Not) Project, organized by M.E.Ch.A., will allow the University of Nevada, Reno campus community to express individualistic sentiments through photography and self exploration.  The project will encompass two stages:

Stage 1, Photographs:  Photographs will be taken of students/staff holding either a "I Am..." or "I Am Not..." sign with whatever best completes the statement  for the student/staff.  

Stage 2, Gallery: Photographs will be showcased at a one-day gallery on Friday, October 23, 2015, 6 PM - 8 PM, (location, TBD)

Latin Game Night

October 8, 2015, 6 PM - 8 PM, Inside the Center for Student Cultural Diversity, JCSU 3rd floor

Join ADAVEN for an evening of fun Latin games and activities such as, La Lotería and La Pirinola.  Snacks and prizes will be provided. 

Día De La Gente

October 10, 2015, 10 AM - 2 PM, Reno Little Theater, 147 E. Pueblo St., Reno, NV 

A FREE full-day cultural festival celebrating the richness of Latin American cultures and traditions, highlighting artists, crafts, music, dance, and food.  This event will take place at the main Reno Little Theater building.  For more information about the event and future RLT events, visit the RLT website.   

Latin Film Night- Walkout  

October 15, 2015, 6:30 PM - 8 PM, Inside the Center for Student Cultural Diversity, JCSU 3rd floor 

Join Kappa Delta Chi at the Center for a viewing of, "Walkout," a film based on a true story of the 1968 East L.A. walkouts.  A dialogue at the end of the film will conclude the event.  Snacks will be provided.  

Diversity Dialogues

October 16, 2015, 12 PM - 1 PM, JCSU Rita Laden Senate Chambers

Campus-wide discussion on a range of contemporary topics and issues that impact faculty, staff and students at the University of Nevada, Reno. 

Hispanic Heritage Celebratory Dinner at the Downunder Café

October 16, 2015, 6 PM - 8 PM, Downunder Café, Argenta Hall 

The Downunder Café will host a side bar with traditional Latin foods and live entertainment.  Attendees must use DC swipes or own money. 

Latin Music Festival

October 17, 2015, 4 PM - 10 PM, JCSU Ballrooms 

The Joe Crowley Student Union and the Center for Student Cultural Diversity proudly present an evening of live Latin music.  From Mariachi to Latin Pop, this event will be FREE and open to students/staff and the community.  Genres of music include, Latin Jazz, Mariachi, Latin Pop, Banda, Salsa/Cumbia, and Rock Latino.  

Start Thinking About College (S.T.A.C.)

S.T.A.C. is a partnership with Washoe County School District which brings 800 middle school students to the University of Nevada, Reno for a day of college preparation, information and activities.  College students are needed to fulfill roles during the student panels and tours.  If you're interested in volunteering, contact Saundra Mitrovich at  

S.T.A.C. Dates: October 9th, October 12th, October 13th, October 15th.  All STAC programs run from 8 AM - 2 PM. 

Ally Week 

October 12 - October 16, 2015. 

Ally Week is a national dialogue about how everyone - in and out of school - can work to become better allies to LGBT youth.  Stay tuned for Ally Week programming coming soon. 

Events open to all students and university community. Additional events will be added as they occur, please check back frequently.

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