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HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH BEGINS SEPT. 15

A month of cultural events begins Saturday, Sept. 15, in observance of Hispanic Heritage Month at Old Dominion University. For more information, call 683-4406.

Events include:

September

15 Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff, keynote speaker David Lamb, author of "Do Platanos Go Wit' Collard Greens?", 7-9 p.m., Hampton/Newport News Rooms, Webb University Center.

17 Scholarships and Fellowships, presenters Debbie Martinez, Robert Sepulveda and Patsy Campbell of NASA Langley Research Center, 7-9 p.m., Suffolk Room, Webb University Center.

18 Hispanic/Latin American Cultural Connections Reception, 2-6 p.m., Elizabeth River Beach (rain site: Canterbury Center). RSVP: 683-4406.

24 Salsa Lessons, 5-10 p.m., Chesapeake Room, Webb University Center. $

26 Hispanic Employment Efforts, 5-7 p.m., Suffolk Room, Webb University Center.

October

3 "Immigration and Hispanics," keynote speaker Radlyn C. Mendoza, of Garner and Mendoza law firm, 6-9 p.m., Chesapeake Room, Webb University Center.

15 "Affirmative Action & Latinos," presenter Ismael Rivera, national president, American Association for Affirmative Action, " 6-9 p.m., Hampton/Newport News Rooms, Webb University Center.

27 "Hispanic Cultural Celebration & Health Fair," 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., North Mall, Webb University Center.

$ - Admission fee

This article was posted on: September 7, 2001

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