Nizhoni Encina-Serrano, 3, front, holds a sign about social change at the Cesar Chavez march in 2011 at Pioneer Elementary in Lafayette. ( Jeremy Papasso )

Lafayette youth organize Cesar Chavez march, service learning day

April 4, 2013

Students in Lafayette, from elementary school to high school, are helping with two big community events this month.

On Friday, community members will pay tribute to the legacy of civil rights leader Cesar Chavez during the ninth annual "Seeds of Justice" march and rally. The event is planned by the Lafayette Youth Advisory Committee, Latino Advisory Board and the University of Colorado's Public Achievement program.

Peace Corps Palooza at CU-Boulder

March 5, 2013

Thinking about joining the Peace Corps? Learn about the experience from Peace Corps volunteers who have served all over the world, during the Peace Corps Palooza on Monday, March 11, at 6 p.m. in the UMC Glenn Miller Ballroom. The event will include round table discussions, snacks, information sessions and a keynote speech from Ryan Van Duzer, a CU-Boulder and Peace Corps alumnus who served in Honduras.

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