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Angelina Pedroso Center for Diversity and Intercultural Affairs

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The Angelina Pedroso Center for Diversity and Intercultural Affairs honors all differences, fosters leadership, and promotes diversity, intersectionality, and social justice in a student-centered environment.

Upcoming Events

Day of the Dead or Diá De Los Muertos

Monday, Oct. 27 – Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Dia De Los Muertos Community Altar Display The Pedroso Center - B-159 On Display Daily: Monday and Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 8:30 am -7:00pm

 

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Reception and Discussion of the History and Significance of the Holiday with Sugar Skull Decorating and Face Painting The Pedroso Center - B-159 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Memento Instructions: For those who would like to bring mementos, we ask that you bring flat, one-dimensional items, such as pictures, cards, notes, etc. that can easily be clipped onto the ribbons. When we are open, we are staffed, so your items will be monitored during the day and safely locked after hours. Additionally you may come back to collect any original items that you place on the altar, but do consider making copies of any printed/written material and/or pictures, just for peace of mind.

Pedroso Center Program Highlights

Join the Latino/a Resource Center as we celebrate the bright and colorful
mosaic made up by the cultures of Latino America during
Hispanic Heritage Month.

Celebrate lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and ally communities
during Coming Out Week and Trans* Awareness Month
programs and activities!

Come discuss feminism, gender identity, social justice and more at
Pandora’s Box, our inclusive, monthly discussion series.

The "Black and…" brown bag lunch series speaks to how intersecting
identities impact education experiences of people of African descent.

The University community is provided an opportunity to increase awareness
and appreciation of the rich traditions and cultural influences of Asia during
the annual Asian and Asian American Heritage Conferences.

 

 

 

 

Angelina Pedroso Center for Diversity and Intercultural Affairs

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T 773-442-5449

F 773-442-4711

cdia@neiu.edu

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