Waubonsee Community College

See all the ways that Waubonsee celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month!

Upcoming Events

Latinx Heritage Month/Hispanic Serving Institution Week: Immigration is Everyone’s Issue: Pushing beyond the Stereotype.

Learn about the importance of changing the narrative surrounding immigration to dispel stereotypes about the immigrant community. The presenter will discuss...

Latinx Heritage Month/Hispanic Serving Institution Week: The Browning of Education: How to Support and Retain Latinx Students in Higher Education

Latinx college students are the fastest-growing population in the United States. As we see a large percentage of Latinx students enrolling in colleges, we...

Latinx Heritage Month/Hispanic Serving Institution Week: Celebrando Juntos: Latinx Potluck and Game Night

You like food, we like food! In honor of Latinx Heritage Month, you are invited to a convivio (potluck style)- with Latin food, music, and games. Come learn...

Latinx Heritage Month/Hispanic Serving Institution Week: Poster Session: Highlighting Latinx Issues and Events

Come learn about issues and events that impact the Latinx people and community.

Latinx Heritage Month/Hispanic Serving Institution Week: Remembering The Root

"Remembering the Root" is a deep reflection at the root of black and brown men’s incarceration. Addressing the impact of transnational policy to the War on...

Latinx Heritage Month/Hispanic Serving Institution Week:  Motorcycle Diaries (Movie)

Based on a true story, this inspiring adventure traces the youthful road trip of two revolutionary friends: "Che" Guevara (Gael García Bernal) and Alberto...

Latinx Heritage Month/Hispanic Serving Institution Week: Latinos in Higher Education: Barriers for Latino Men in Higher Education/Community/DACA/Immigration

While many institutions of higher education are committed to improving college access and success for underrepresented students, they must turn their focus...

Latinx Heritage Month/Hispanic Serving Institution Week: Latinx Professional Panel: Paving The Way to Success

Come join the dialogue with a panel of accomplished Latinx community professionals. As they share insides and tips on their success in education and the...