Weekly Community Events



We have a busy week ahead! Take a look at what’s happening in our community!

Monday, April 1st

1) Latina Activist-Artist Diana Restrepo at Dartmouth!

“Remnants of Colombian Displacement: the hanging corpse and other memories”

Panel Discussion: Please join us on April 1st for a panel in Haldeman 041 with LALACS faculty members Silvia Spitta and Mary Coffey along with Ariana Ochoa Camacho, the Cesar Chavez Fellow, from 3-5 p.m. followed by an opening reception with the artist in the Russo Gallery from 5-7 p.m.

2) Afro-American Society (AAm):

Join us tomorrow at our first General Body meeting of the term. “Hip-Hop & Rap: Buy it? Sell it? Listen to it?” Am I, are you, or are we supporting rape culture by doing any of these things?

6pm Cutter-Shabazz Mural room 

Tuesday, April 2nd  

1)   Luncheon with Diana Restrepo:

A message from Ariana Ochoa Camacho, the Cesar Chavez Fellow for the 2012-2013 year:

We extend an invitation to students, staff, and faculty interested in the arts and activism to a catered luncheon with Ms. Restrepo on April 2nd from 12:15-1:30 p.m. in the faculty lounge. We extend a special invite to interested students in LALACS allied departments and programs in arts and humanities to attend. Please RSVP to  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AhKFEdkIPJ3vdE1IRmxNbGpjQUh1MkIwbkxkQ3YzYXc&usp=sharing 

2) Latin American Political Society (LAPS):

General Body Meeting, 7pm, Sarner 66

All are welcome to attend!

3) Women of Color Collective (WoCC):

Elections! Tuesday at 7pm

In the Center for Gender & Student Engagement (formerly the CWG)
Located under Brittle Lounge in the Choates

Wednesday, April 3rd

La Alianza Latina

Invites you to meet its new Executive Board Members at Family Game Night!

featuring Loteria and Dominos

President: Eddie Zapata

Vice President: Yaritza Gonzalez

Treasurer: Miguel Pena

Campus Programmer: Adelaida Tamayo

Secretary: Marco Herndon

Historian: Amaris De la Rosa

Where: LALACS Basement

When: Wednesday @ 6:30 p.m.

Catered by EBA’s Fajitas!

Friday, April 5th

Ballet Folklorico de Dartmouth (BFD)

BFD Dance Practice! 6pm-8pm, Cutter Shabazz Basement

Latino Community Forum
4pm – 5:30pm, Rocky 001

Saturday, April 6th

Ballet Folklorico de Dartmouth (BFD)

BFD Dance Practice! 12pm-2pm, Cutter Shabazz Basement

AAm: Dinner, Diaspora, and Discussion.

If you are interested in cooking for the event, blitz Nate Graves ’13 with ingredients you need; he will provide the cooks with groceries needed a few days in advance. Dishes should arrive by 5pm at Cutter Shabazz!

Week-Long Events:

Cesar Chavez Fellow:

Art Show: In collaboration, LALACS and the Dickey Center will be co-hosting an art exhibit “Remnants of Colombian Displacement: the hanging corpse and other memories” in the Russo Gallery from April 1-15th

Afro-American Society (AAm):
The AAm is holding a clothing drive! Bring clothes you would like to donate to Cutter Shabazz up until Friday! Your Dartmouth IDs allow you to access the building, and the TV room (where the donation bins are) is straight ahead when you enter the building.
Second Week of Schedule Adjustment:
Open classes that may be of interest to the community include: 
  • ·      Latino Roots and Transitions, 11, Gutierrez-Nájera, Latino Studies 44 (LATS 44/ANTH 33)
  • ·      Haiti at the Crossroads, 2A, Kivland, Latin American and Caribbean Studies 50.2 (LACS 50.2/AAAS 88.5/ANTH 50.4)
  • ·      Slavery and Emancipation in Latin America, 12, Goldthree, Latin American and Caribbean Studies 60.1 (LACS 60.1/HIST 86.1)
  • ·      Caribbean History, 1898-Present, 2, Goldthree, Latin American and Caribbean Studies 59 (LACS 59/AAAS 83.4/HIST 6.1)

Want your event featured on the weekly email? Blitz Chris Norman ’13 at


by Sundays at 6pm to have your event included!  

Brought to you by the Office of Latina/o Student Advising 


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