United Mexican American Students (UMAS) de La Universidad de Colorado, Boulder

proudly present

Chicana/o History Week

September 12-14, 2000

All events are FREE and open to the public.

Day 1: Tuesday, September 12; 7 to 9pm in Dennis Small Cultural Center, UMC 305
Sweet Victory - The Defeat of Tom Tancredo/Linda Chavez' Movida to Eradicate Bilingual Support Efforts
Panelists: Pam Martinez, Ramon del Castillo, and Patsy Roybal
Poetry Reading:
"Vato Loco Presents: King Crack"
The devastation that crack causes in our community

Day 2: Wednesday, September 13; 4 to 6pm in Forum Room (UMC 1st floor)
1970s Chicana/o Students Speak Out!
Seven Chicana/os, who were CU Boulder Students during the turbulent 1970s, talk about the experience of being a Chicana/o during those years.
Speakers: Freddie "Freak" Trujillo, Patsy Trujillo, Frank Trujillo, Cleo Estrada, Jose Ortega, Salvador Peralta, and Jose Andy Galvadon.
Singer and guitarist, Augustin Cordova: featuring inspirational Chicana/o Movimiento songs including "Yo Soy Chicano."

Reception following presentation

Day 3: Thursday, September 14
CU Bienvenidos (for all Latin@/Chican@ Students)
4 to 6pm at the University Club (grassy area across the street from the UMC)
Raza Logia - Empowerment Model for Immigrant Families in a New Society
Ramon del Castillo and Patsy Roybal
7 to 9pm in Dennis Small Cultural Center, UMC 305

Maps of Campus

The University Memorial Center (UMC) is located in the map below as #86 (4G). Park anywhere you can. Beware that parking structure to the right (24 on the map) charges hourly ($1.25/hour).