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Day of The Dead Procession and Dance - Dia de los muertos

Date: 11/01/2013

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Main Entrance Twin Cities,East Bank,Scott Hall

Cost: Free

Description:

The Department of Chicano and Latino Studies, Casa Sol Living Learning Community, MCAE, and La Raza Student Cultural Center are hosting a procession to four altars on campus to honor people who have departed and important issues in the Chican@/Latin@ community. The procession will be led by the traditional Aztec dance troupe, Kalpulli Ketzal Coatlicue,  who will perform a ceremony and dance at the beginning and end of the procession. 

12:00pm Opening with Kalpulli KetzalCoatlicue | Scott Hall Main Entrance
12:30pm Procession to MCAE | Appleby Hall 1st Floor
12:45pm Traditional Dance Performance | Front of Coffman Union
1:00pm Discussion, Food, and Drinks La Raza | Coffman Union Room 211

10-11:45am
The Office of Admissions is hosting a reception with food in 135 Nicholson for prospective Latino high school students. U of M students, faculty, and staff are invited to the event.

 

Contact:

  • Name: Michael Duenes
  • E-mail: duene002@umn.edu
  • Sponsored by: Chicano Studies, Casa Sol Living Learning Community, Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence, La Raza Student Cultural Center

More information: http://chicano.umn.edu

Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact chicstud@umn.edu or 612-624-6309.

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