Events for Fall semester of 2016
10TH ANNUAL MIDWEST HALO ENCUENTRO. October 4, 2016. 8:00am -2:30pm. Student Union Ballroom, K-State.
The Encuentro promotes and advances Hispanic culture; equipping student leaders with the tools to becoming effective and professional leaders in their perspective schools; and playing a key role in the recruitment, retention, and subsequent graduation of Hispanic students. It also provides an environment for students to learn about the unexpected challenges they may encounter during their collegiate years, and visit with others who overcame similar obstacles to obtain their individual educational goals.
This year's Key Note speaker will be Shayla Rivera. Rivera is a former Aerospace Engineer with NASA turned Keynote Speaker, TV Host, Emcee/Host, Humorist, Comedian, Actor, Writer, Producer, Seminar Facilitator, Panel Moderator and Awareness Expert.
SPARE PARTS AUTHOR, JOSHUA DAVID, AT THE McCAIN AUDITORIM. Thursday, October 7, 7-8 p.m.
Tickets avialable at McCain auditorium. There will be a book signing after the event.
TAMALES SALE, SOCIETY OF HISPANIC PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS. Now-October 7.
The Society of Professional Hispanic Engineers is having a tamales sales to raise funds in order to support their chapter and their trip to the upcoming National Conference (Seattle, Washington). Pre-orders will be accepted until Friday, October 7, 2016. Tamales will be available for pick-up Monday, October 10th. Tamales will be $13 per dozen and $7 per half dozen. To place your order please go to: Tamales Order SHPE.
INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY, October 10th, KSU Stanley School of Leadership Studies.
Conversations about Colonialism and Education.
Conference: 10:00am - 4:30pm.
Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration: 5:30pm-7:30pm
(Free BBQ, Handgame, Round Dance w/MC Manny King at the Leadership Studies Amphitheater)
For more information go to http://www.k-state.edu/indigenous-alliance/indigenous-peoples-day/
STUDENT PANEL. November 1st at 7pm
Information in progress. Keep checking our website for updates.
ALIANZA Monthly Meetings
Continuing with our tradition, Alianza members will be meeting the first Tuesday or every month between 4:00-5:00pm. Members of other KSU organizations and people interested in Latino-Hispanic affairs are all welcome to attend. The dates, times, and place for these meetings are as follows:
1. October 4th, 2016. 4:00-5:00PM. Place: WA255A (Waters Hall, room 255A).
2. November 1st, 2016. 4:00-5:00PM. Place: WA255A (Waters Hall, room 255A).
3. December 6th, 2016. 4:00-5:00PM. Place: WA255A (Waters Hall, room 255A).