Cinco de HEYO

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WELCOME KIDS, IT’S TIME TO LEARN ABOUT CULTURE! If you’re one of the people in the above image, god please keep reading! There’s still hope for you so let me save your soul. 

FACT #1: Cinco de Mayo isn’t Mexico’s Independence Day. Most people know that. If you didn’t now you do! No worries! We all need to be educated sometimes!

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Do it tonight: Joan Soriano Concert for Hispanic Heritage Month

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Joan Soriano will play tonight in Pierce Pub

Starting at 8PM tonight, Peirce Pub will feature Joan Soriano, a renowned bachata musician who has received acclaim from The New York Times, NPR and International Public Radio. His band, La Familia Soriano, and his music are a celebration of both the origins of bachata music and his upbringing. Don’t miss this chance to get your groove on in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month!

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Do It Tonight: A Talk and Exhibit by José Galvez

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“Shoeshine Boys” by José Galvez

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, come to the Community Foundation Theater in Gund Gallery (Ed. oh, you fancy!) tonight at 7:00 to hear photojournalist José Galvez talk about his work documenting Latino communities across the United States. He will speak about his personal experience growing up in Arizona as the son of a migrant worker, and the experience of Latinos in America and the various obstacles that they face. Galvez was also a winner of the first Pulitzer Prize awarded to a Mexican-American for journalism. Have too much work to come to the lecture? Then make sure to stop by the Gund Gallery lobby tonight where his photos will be on display.

  • What: Lecture and discussion on the Latino experience in the United States with photographer José Galvez.
  • Where: Community Foundation Theater, Gund Gallery
  • When: 7:00 p.m.