A Legacy of History, A Present of Action,
and A Future of Success
Latino Heritage Month is a time to celebrate and commemorate the contributions and achievements of the Latino Community. This year's theme is “A Legacy of History, A Present of Action,
and A Future of Success.” We invite the entire Baruch community to join us in our cultural,
historical, and educational celebration.
Events are subject to change. Please check back often.
Know Your Roots
Thursday, September 4 | NVC 2nd Floor Lobby | 12:40 pm - 2:20 pm
Come get a sneak peak of what the Latino Heritage Month
Committee has in store for you! Experience the rich history
and legacy of Latino culture.
Thursday, September 4 | Multipurpose Room 1-107 | 7:00 pm
Bring out your dancing shoes Bearcats because we’re having a fiesta! Immerse yourself in an evening of exhilarating
rhythms, dances, and Latin American fare.
Tuesday, September 9 | NVC 2nd Floor Lobby | 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Wake up! Join the LHM Committee on the 2nd Floor Lobby for
the most important meal of the day. Discover Latin American
culinary traditions by sampling savory “desayunos” from various
Latin American countries.
Merging Borders: Latino Meet and Greet
Tuesday, September 16 | NVC 2-125 | 12:40 pm - 2:20 pm
This event provides an opportunity for Latino students,
faculty, and staff to gather in an informal setting. Merging
Borders will foster a dialogue centered on issues that impact
Latinos at Baruch and encourage future collaborations
between students, faculty, and staff.
Mexico's Revolution: The Domino Effect
Thursday, September 18 | NVC 2-125 | 12:40 pm - 2:20 pm
Travel through a timeline of historical events following the
Mexican revolution. We will be celebrating the independence
of several Latin American countries.
Thursday, September 18 | NVC Dance Studio | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for a free dance class with an instructor who will coach
students on different styles of popular Latin American dances.
Somos Fuertes (We Are Strong)
Tuesday, September 30 | Multipurpose Room 1-107 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us to watch the production of “Can’t Take it Anymore,”
a play that explores the world of bullying. Somos Fuertes
shows us the life of a young man who is bullied and how
those around him react towards the cruel act.
Noche De Estrellas (Night Of Stars)
Thursday, October 2 | Engelman Recital Hall: 25th St. and Lexington Ave.
Doors Open 6:30 pm.
The stars will shine brilliantly at this Latino-themed talent
show. Join us for what promises to be an unforgettable
night featuring live performances from fellow students
and outside guests!
Latin American Women's Movement Luncheon
Thursday, October 16 | Library Building 750 | 12:45 pm - 2:30 pm
Come celebrate powerful women in Latin America. This
event is sponsored by the Paul A. Feit Memorial Fund, the
Valentin Lizana y Parragué, and the Women’s Gender Committee at Baruch.
Dejando Nuestras Huellas (Leaving Our Footprints Behind)
Thursday, October 16 | Library Building 750 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
We will look back at this remarkable month and celebrate
the past, present, and future of Latinos in the United