Welcome to the UI Latinx Council!


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Meeting Dates and Times

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Council Members

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Upcoming Council Events

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Latinx Campus Events

The following are events held on campus relating to Latinx issues.


Healing Spaces

Friday, July 10, 2020, 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Ruth Kahssai, Director of Justice and Equity, USG, and Dr. Maria Bruno, Executive Director of Belonging and Inclusion, DSL, have created space for students, faculty, and staff who identify within the African Diaspora. Our aim is to create space for open and brave conversation, to listen and share in the community as we process national events, and provide a platform to hold each other up.

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Summer 2020 Social Justice Reading Group

Friday, July 10, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Friday, July 10th is a meeting for the Summer Social Justice reading group! This is a come as you can event, so you needn’t have been to the other ones this summer in order to attend! Please come having read the following from Audre Lorde’s book, Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches, which is available free through UI Libraries: Friday, July 10th, 1pm-2pm (pgs 7-52) “Introduction” (7-12) “Notes from a Trip to Russia” (13-35) “Poetry is Not a Luxury” (35-39) “The Transformation of…

Discover Study Abroad

Tuesday, July 14, 2020, 12:30pm

Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend our weekly Virtual Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!   Discover Study Abroad sessions are the first step for interested students to learn more about the study abroad process and ask any questions they may have, covering topics such as study abroad locations, eligibility, deadlines, academics, and…

Discover Study Abroad