Hispanic Heritage Month

QU Office of Multicultural & Leadership Programs

Hispanic Heritage Month Activities

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, Central and South America.


What: Salsa Dance

When: September 20, 2014

Where: Hawks Nest

Time: 8:30 pm

Come out and join us! Learn a few steps and then come dance along with Dance Instructor Ignacio Auguiano- Reyes,

Latin Music, Mexican Food and Drinks!



What: Hispanic Heritage Celebration

When: October 4, 2014

Where: HFC-Hall of Fame Room

Time: 11:00 AM-2:00pm

Join us in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at the QU Hispanic Heritage Celebration This exciting family-friendly, Latin festival, held in the Hall of Fame Room will have musical entertainment, Latino arts and crafts and food!.



What: Gospel Without Borders Movie

Where: Francis 334

When:October 15, 2014

Time: 7:00pm


Gospel Without Borders" is a documentary that profiles Christians who are living the Gospel message when it comes to treating immigrants as brothers and sisters in Christ. The film was produced by EthicsDaily.com, a division of the Baptist Center for Ethics in Nashville, Tenn. with a grant from the United Methodist Foundation of Arkansas.


For More Information please contact Multicultural and Leadership Programs at 217-228-5320 or johnsca@quincy.edu


The Office of Multicultural and Leadership Programs seeks to promote the value of inclusion, diversity and leadership amongst the QU campus and community. As we begin to develop active and global citizens, the Office of Multicultural and Leadership Programs promotes critical thinking as well as an awareness and respect of cultural diversity through many of our advocacy and awareness programs.