Hispanic Heritage Month events at Georgia Tech celebrate and recognize the economic, scientific, cultural, and social contributions of Latinos in the United States. OHI advises a student committee to coordinate efforts with several Hispanic/Latino student organizations in organizing the Hispanic Heritage Month celebration from mid-September to mid-October.
Upcoming Hispanic Heritage Month events include:
- Kickoff on September 14, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Campanile -- Includes free food and a live mariachi band.
- Hispanic Heritage Month Panel on September 20, 2017 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the Student Center Theater -- Provides a forum where leaders share insights on leadership and success.
- Mini World Cup on September 29, 2017 from 4-8:30 p.m. at the CRC Stamps Fields -- Provides a friendly competition where students, faculty, and/or staff play on teams that represent different countries across the world.
- Closing Banquet on October 3, 2017 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. (location TBA) -- Includes authentic Latin American food and provides an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff to interact casually.
All events are free. Casual attire. Registration is needed only for the Mini World Cup and Closing Banquet, and registration will open by September 11.
Click here to view photos from previous Hispanic Heritage Month events.