In recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15, 2020) the Office of Hispanic Serving Initiatives (HSI) celebrated the University’s diverse and dynamic Latinx community with a series of virtual events focusing on both culture and challenges, while commemorating Latinx Pride.
As Assistant Vice President for Hispanic Serving Initiatives, Katia Paz Goldfarb, explains: “This month gives us an opportunity to share, recognize and celebrate de donde venimos y a donde vamos as an intrinsic part of the society.”
Watch the Hispanic Heritage Month 2020 Videos
- Research Colloquium: Understanding the academic, financial, and mental health impact of COVID-19 on Latinx students at Montclair State. Presenters Dr. Jazmin Reyes-Portillo and Dr. Carrie Masia.
- Hispanic Serving Institutions: A Critical Pipeline to Graduate School for Latinx Students. Presenter Dr. JoAnn Canales with panelists Dr. Milton Fuentes, Dr. Verónica Barrios, and Joseph Perez
- Learn about paid internship opportunities from The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU).
- Presentation by Sara Peña, Center for Hispanic Policy, Research and Development, State of NJ.