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Hispanic Heritage Month at Linfield

September 15 - October 15, 2021

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month provides an opportunity for us to recognize the achievements and contributions of Latinx and Hispanic individuals in our community and throughout the history of the United States. Join us in honoring Hispanic culture through the following events.

dance performance at Linfield's 2019 Hispanic Heritage Celebracion

Sunday, October 17, 1 p.m.

Hispanic Heritage Celebración

You're invited by Linfield University Latinx Adelante (LULA) students to a vibrant celebration of Hispanic culture! This annual event features live music, student performances, South and Central American food, and a variety of activities for all ages. This event is free for all; proof of vaccination and face masks are required.

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portrait of Marisa Steinberg '25

What Hispanic Heritage Month means to me

Honoring Latinx Culture

My name is Marisa Steinberg and I am a first-year student here at Linfield majoring in studio art. As soon as I arrived at Linfield, I became involved with Linfield University Latinx Adelante (LULA). From the very beginning, LULA became a place to hang out with people that I have many things in common with. I found my Latino community and I’ve met some really nice people.

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Creating connections through real conversations


WildX (Weekly Insight and Dialogue Across Campus) meetings provide a brave space for the Linfield community to discuss and process what's going on in our world today. Led by our faculty, they occur on Zoom every Friday during the semester. The conversation on Friday, October 15 featured students from LULA, Linfield University Latinx Adelante club, and Linfield's interim director of diversity, equity and inclusion.


If you have questions about Linfield's Hispanic Heritage Celebración, please reach out! We'd love to connect with you.

Abby Thomas '17
Interim Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Riley Hall