Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at UC

For a full listing of events, see the UC Hispanic Heritage Month homepage

Friday, October 21 from 1:30pm-2:30pm                              


Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, Armando Romero, will present his most recent book of poems, El color del Egeo and the bilingual edition of El árbol digital.

Sponsored by the University of Cincinnati Libraries and the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures in the McMicken College of Arts and Sciences, the readings will be held in the Digital Commons space located in the back of the 4th floor of the Langsam Library. The readings are open to the entire UC community. Refreshments will be served.

While in Langsam for the readings, check out the display highlighting Hispanic books. Featured in the display are student and staff picks, UC faculty publications and the work of Sandra Cisneros, author of The House on Mango Street among other books. Cisneros will speak at the university September 28. 



French and Arabic Day

Wednesday, October 26 // 9:00am-2:00pm

The Kade Center (736 Old Chemistry Building)                           

Stop by the Kade Center between 9-2 to learn about scholarships, interesting general education courses, minors, majors certificates, and study abroad programs in France and Morocco. Coffee and refreshments, including crepes, cheese, and baguettes will be served all day. French and Arabic faculty will be on hand to answer your questions.

Sones de México

Sones de México

A Free Performance/Class by Sones de México Ensemble:

Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of México

Wednesday, October 26 // 220 Tangeman University Center 10:15-11:30 AM

Sones de México is a Latin GRAMMY-nominated 6 piece band from Chicago and a Chicago Music Awards Winner for Best Latin Entertainer (2015). 

Program sponsored in part by the National Endowment for the Arts

El Muerto

Film Screening: El Muerto

Wednesday, November 2nd // 5:30 pm 701 Old Chemistry Building 

Learn about the Day of the Dead celebration and speak with Javier Hernandez, creator of the comic book which inspired the movie, El Muerto.

Refreshments provided.