Latinx Placita

Spaights Plaza 2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI

Kick of Latinx Heritage Month with Sociocultural Programming! Let's celebrate with music, dancing and stop by our mercado to support local Latinx vendors and more!  For more information or to request accommodations contact Kiara Rosado: sociocul@uwm.edu   Sponsored by the Sociocultural Programming... Read More

Salsa Dancing Under the Stars

UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium 1900 E Kenwood Blvd #139, Milwaukee, WI

Put your dancing shoes on and join us for a night of dancing and stars. Enjoy a demonstration by Salsa Organica followed by salsa lessons from UWM dance instructor Krislyn World in the courtyard outside of the Physics building. When... Read More

Lyrical Sanctuary Featuring David Romero

Fireside Lounge 2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI

Lyrical Sanctuary is UWM’s monthly open mic night, featuring standout spoken word artists, music, art, and YOU! This month’s feature is David Romero! David is a Mexican-American spoken word artist from Diamond Bar, CA. Romero is the author of My Name... Read More

Free

Latinx Diversity Festival

UWM Union Concourse 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI

Come by the Union Concourse for the annual Latinx Diversity Festival 2021! This event will showcase Latinx culture with live music, crafts, freebies and learn about 12 different countries represented!  For more information contact Sociocultural Programming: sociocul@uwm.edu  

Latinx Heritage Month Award

Virtual

Join the Roberto Hernández Center and the UWM community in honoring and celebrating Latinx leaders and their professional trajectory, accomplishments, and contributions to our Latinx community. This year’s event will take on a virtual format. Awardee to be announced soon.  ... Read More

Brown Bag: Mutual Aid – How to Uplift the Community

Virtual via Microsoft Teams

Join the RHC in welcoming Leaders Igniting Transformation (LIT) in an opportunity to learn about mutual aid and how to engage and serve in the community. Come learn how LIT practices mutual aid, as they share knowledge, and learn how... Read More

Immigrant Journeys from South of the Border ¡Mi travesía hasta Wisconsin!

UWM Library 2311 E Hartford Ave, Milwaukee, WI

This traveling exhibit shares the stories of eight immigrants from Mexico, Central and South America to Wisconsin. We believe that the personal stories presented in this exhibit can deepen our understanding of immigrants’ lives and expand our understanding of history... Read More

50th Oral History & Latinx Activism Project Launching

UWM Library 2311 E Hartford Ave, Milwaukee, WI

Last year we celebrated the SSOI/RHC’s 50th Year Anniversary and have been working in collaboration with the UWM Archives & Libraries to expand the collections by including an oral history project of some of the many voices that have formed... Read More

Día de Los Muertos Ofrenditas Workshops

UWM Union Studio Arts and Craft Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Stop by to a three day mini ofrenda workshop! UWM Concourse will host a ofrenda workshop for Día de Los Muertos on October 26th (1-4PM) and UWM Studio Arts & Craft Centre will host it on the 27th & 28th... Read More

Recurring

Culturas Celestiales

Planetarium Milwaukee, WI

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Virtual Presentations-YouTube (Oct 8, 15, 22, & 29)  Experience stars, stories, and cultural perspectives throughout Latin America. Each Friday features a different guest speaker who will talk about a region dear to their heart including... Read More