Hispanic Heritage Month
September 15 - October 15, 2012 Events
SalsaNow! Salsa Lessons
Presented by: SalsaNow!
Thursday, September 20, 2012
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | SMC CC Room 349
Observe a live salsa demonstration given by SalsaNow! experienced instructors. After the brief demonstration, stay for a salsa lesson. Refreshments will be served.
The Maya Calendar & the 2012 "Apocalypse"
Monday, September 24, 2012
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | SMC CC, Room 351
Panel discussion of individuals in careers of human services, health, and law about how being in a minority group can both positively or adversely affect your professional life. Refreshments will be provided. Many fear the end of the world is near because the Mayan calendar for the current cycle of time ends in 2012. Discover what ancient Mayan wisdom reveals about the new cycle of time that begins on December 22, 2012. Dr. John Carlson of University of Maryland College Park will explain what the Mayans predicted regarding changes to the earth.
Health Disparities Among the Latino Community
Presented by: La Clinica del Pueblo
Tuesday, October 02, 2012
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | SMC CC, Room 353
Public health representative from La Clinica del Pueblo unveils and discusses health issues faced by the LGBT Latino community and their allies. Come listen to shared experiences of working professionals within the community and learn culturally competent treatment approaches in providing comprehensive services to this community. Refreshments will be served.
Featuring: Anthony McKissic
Thursday, October 04, 2012
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | SMC CC 1st Floor Fireplace Lounge
Baltimore Photographer Anthony McKissic presents “Cuba – Ritual, Resistance, and Resilience”, a journey brought to life in black and white photographs, looking at the touch of African Diaspora in Cuba. Come join Anthony for food and a fireside chat as he explains his travels and inspiration behind his artwork.
Featuring: Boanerges Garzon
Thursday, October 11, 2012
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | SMC CC, 1st Floor
Whether you’re taking a break or eating lunch, sit back and relax and enjoy the Spanish folk, rock, acoustic styling of Nicaraguan artist Boanerges Garzon.