Rock Valley College

Hispanic Heritage Month


HHM 2021 Events

Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff 

Wednesday, September 15 | 11:30 am - 1 pm | Outdoors between JCSM and CLI
We will kick off Hispanic Heritage Month by giving you the opportunity to experience the flavors of Hispanic culture served by The Taco Shop 815 and Wehpah.  Enjoy playing Loteria and win prizes.  La Loteria is sponsored by Association of Latin American Students.

Dancing 101 w/Dr. Spearman

Wednesday, September 22 | 12 pm – 1 pm  | SC Atrium
Come and enjoy learning to dance Merengue and Bachata with Dr. Spearman, president of RVC

Family Loteria Game Night hosted by ALAS

Friday, October 1 | Check-in 5:30, Games 6 - 7 pm  | SC Atrium
The event is open to students and their families. Please use this link to register to attend. There will be prizes, $1 raffle tickets, and free snacks. 

Real Talk

Thursday, October 7 | 12 pm – 1 pm  | SC Atrium
Come listen to RVC students share their experiences from a cross cultural perspective. 

Dia de la Raza  - John Quiñones

Monday, October 11 | 12 pm – 1:30 pm  | Zoom
Come listen to John Quiñones, journalist and host of the program, What Would You Do? speak on his life experiences via Zoom. Mr. Quiñones is a TRiO alum, graduate of St. Mary’s with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Speech Communication and of Columbia University’s School of Journalism with a Master of Arts degree.
Register for Zoom webinar here.