Hispanic Area Council

Mission

 

To create a sense of awareness of all Hispanic and Latino cultures, help retain the Hispanic and Latino population in a university setting, provide opportunities for community service and involvement, and establish the success of the Council as a whole through the development of individual excellence.

HAC Meetings

Social Media

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Contact

Hispanic Area Council
HispanicAreaCouncil@gmail.com

 

HAC Leadership 2021-22

 

Tashina BarberMonica Rodriguez Mesa - HAC Advisor

monicarodriguez@weber.edu

I am from Bogotá, Colombia. I enjoy working with diverse students and their families. 

B.A. Social Work, the University of La Salle from Bogotá, Colombia, and Masters in Education from Weber State University.

Amanda JonesJennifer Nava- 2020-21 HAC President

jennifernava@mail.weber.edu

Major: Medical Laboratory Sciences

Year: Senior

HAC Involvement: 3 years 

Expectations/Goals: My goal this year is to reach out to our community and students and provide a place for growth and development.

Shinibah StanleyStefanie Vazquez -  Hispanic Senator 

stefanievazquez@weber.edu

I am a Mexican American. I love to represent the Hispanic culture. I am an active member of Kappa Omega Sorotity and a Weber State Ballet Folklórico Member. I want to be a radiologist. 

 

 
HAC Officers 2021-22

 

HAC Officers - Vacant 

We are currently seeking officers for Fall Semester 2021-22. If you are interested, please contact our advisor Monica Rodriguez (monicarodriguez@weber.edu). Thank you.

HAC Events 

Día de Los Muertos - Day of the Dead : (November 1, 2021 - November 5, 2021)

November: 

Día de Los Muertos Celeebration at WSU | WSU Shepherd Union Gallery | November 1, 2021 

Bread of the Dead (Pan de Muerto), Hot Chocolate and Alter Making |  Monday, November 1, 2021 | 12 - 2 PM | In person while supplies last

 

Día de Los Muertos at The Monarch | 455 25th St, Ogden, UT 84401 |  November 1, 2021 

Make Skull Hand Warmers | Monday, November 1, 2021 | 6 - 6:40 PM / 7 - 7:40 PM | In person event, materials provided | 25 attendees per session | Center for Multicultural Excellence | Link to register: https://weber.givepulse.com/event/register2/261039

Sugar Skulls Kit | Monday, November 1, 2021 | 6 - 6:40 PM and 7 - 7:40 PM | In person event, materials provided | 25 attendees per session | Hispanic Area Council (HAC) |  Link to register: https://weber.givepulse.com/event/register2/261039

Catrina Face Painting Tutorial | Monday, November 1, 2021 | 6 - 6:40 PM and 7 - 7:40 PM | In person event, materials provided | 25 attendees per session | WSU Ballet Folklórico | Link to register: https://weber.givepulse.com/event/register2/261039 

 

Las Cafeteras and WSU Ballet Folklórico performing at The Monarch | 455 25th St, Ogden, UT 84401 | November 1, 2021 

WSU Ballet Folklórico Performance: 6:15 - 6:45 PM

Mariachi Aguilas De La Esperanza Performance: 7 - 8 PM

Las Cafeteras Performance : 8:15 - 9:45 PM 

 

Hispanic Heritage Month: (September 15 - October 15, 2021)

September:

David Romero, Mexican-American Spoken Word Artist and Performer | Wednesday, September, 156-8PM | Virtual Event - Zoom | Link to register: https://weber.zoom.us/.../register/WN_8zQ3HxQCSEWai6PrIec13A | WSU Office of the President

Bicentenario Celebration | Wednesday, September 15 | 6PM-9PM| Gallivan Center, SLC | Grito de Independencia 6:50 pm | Salt Lake City, Mexican Consulate

Latin American Cuisine | September 8, 15, 22 and 29 | Cost $4-10 dollars | 11 AM-12:30 PM | Cafeteria | Davis Applied Technology College

School Supply Drive | Thursday, September 16 | Donate school materials for low income students | Shepherd Union Building | 8 AM-8 PM | Diversity and Inclusive Programs

Town Hall with VP of Diversity and Multicultural Senators | Taco Tuesday | Tuesday, September 21 | Shepherd Union Building, Room 305 | 3- 4:30 PM | Diversity and Inclusive Programs

Lotería and Educational Resources for the Ogden Community | Thursday, September 23 | WSU Community Education Center | Light Refreshments and Door Prizes | 4:30-6:30 PM | WSU Hispanic Senator

Photo Booth and Live Music by Carlos Eligio Garcia | Thursday, September 30 | WSU Bell Tower | 5-6 PM | WSU Ballet Folklórico

October:

Vida, Muerte, Justicia / Life, Death, Justice: Latin American and LatinX Art for the 21st century | October 1- Nov. 24 | Ogden Contemporary Art (The Monarch) & Shaw Gallery Project Space at Weber State | Opening, October 1 | Art exhibit of 24 International & National Artists Curated by Jorge Rojas and Maria del Mar Gonzalez Curators | Department of Visual Art and Design | Art Exhibit

Frida Kahlo Portrait Lead by Ayne Velasquez | Friday, October 1 | WSU Community Education Center | Light Refreshments and Door Prizes | 4:30-6:30 PM | In-Person

Agustín Casasola (1874-1938) | October | M-F 8AM-8PM | WSU Shepherd Union Building and Bridge | CME and A&D | Art Exhibit

Latin American and/or LatinX: Differences and Affinities talk by Dr. Mari Carmen Ramírez Wortham Curator of Latin American Art and Director of the ICAA at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston | Followed by a conversation with Dr. María del Mar González-González | October 6 | 6-9 pm (OCA) 5-9 p.m. (WSU Shaw Gallery Project Space) | OCA Center and WSU Shaw Gallery Project Space, Kimball Visual Arts Center | Zoom: 

https://weber.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_X03wbGTJQ-yezQnW6dT0Og

La Conquista de América | Yo Sé Quién Sabe, Lo Que Usted No Sabe | Puppet Show | Family Friendly | Saturday, October 9 | M-F 11AM-12PM | Via Zoom | https://weber.zoom.us/j/95724200819... | Hispanic Area Council

2021 Hispanic Heritage Month, Proclamation |  Tuesday, October 12 | WSU Access and Diversity with Student Leaders| 6PM | Ogden City Council Chambers | In-Person | Ogden CIty

 

 

 

Student Life 2020