The Office of 拉美裔事务 is all about people! Estamos aqui para! 这个办公室提供很多机会. We are completely dedicated to helping you achieve your goals, and embracing the diversified 西班牙语-speaking heritage.
Our main purpose is to provide you with the tools you need for success: financial and academic assistance, 精神上的支持, and a comfortable environment where you can properly function as a student and as a person.
We will help you feel at home in an area where you can interact with people of similar experiences and backgrounds so your culture is preserved.
This department also organizes programs and events throughout the academic year, such as 西班牙传统月 through Women's 历史 Month. 事件 and programs typically consist of interactive presentations, 研讨会, 社交活动, 以及创造文化意识的活动. 我们都是一个大家庭的一部分! 我们期待与您见面.¡Hablamos西班牙语!
全国西班牙裔传统月从9月11日开始. 15日至10月. 15. 庆祝历史, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, 墨西哥, 加勒比海, 以及中南美洲. The observation started in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President Lyndon Johnson and was expanded by President Ronald Reagan in 1988 to cover a 30-day period starting on Sept. 15日至10月10日结束. 15. 它于8月8日成为法律. 1988年第17号，关于批准公法第100-402号. The fifteenth day of September is significant because it is the anniversary of independence for Latin American countries Costa Rica, 萨尔瓦多, 危地马拉, 洪都拉斯和尼加拉瓜. In addition, 墨西哥 and Chile celebrate their independence days on Sept. 九月十六日及九月. 18.
During 西班牙传统月 we host the ENMU Hispanic Rey y Reina Competition! Contestants present their Hispanic Heritage through talents, 文化知识, 或者他们选择的任何途径. There is one male (Rey) and one female (Reina) student crowned. The Hispanic Rey y Reina hold their titles for an entire academic year (September to September) and receive a scholarship for their attributions to 多元文化事务 and the University community.
Aida Muñoz和Jonathan Renteria
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130