Campus Coverage Sept 13-26

Campus Coverage


Desert Vista food drive starting


Desert Vista Campus will hold an ongoing canned food drive starting Sept. 12 and running through Nov. 16.

Canned donations will be accepted at the Student Life office between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. until the drive ends in November.

For more information, contact Guadalupe Caballero at 206-5026 or


-By Miki Jennings

Downtown campus hispanic art display


Downtown Campus will celebrate Hispanic Heritage month Sept. 15-Oct. 15.

There will be displays of Hispanic cultures with flags and Dia de los Muertos art in the library.

There will be films and discussion of the term “Hispanic” on Sept. 26 at noon in the Amethyst Room. Musician Salvador Duran will perform Sept. 27 at noon in the Amethyst Room.


-By Gretchen Patze

Mariachis to perform at East Campus


In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, East Campus will host a traditional mariachi performance on Sept. 18 at noon in the library courtyard.

Mariachi Las Aguilas will perform, led by musical director Jaime Valenzuela.

East Campus Student Life will host a blood drive Sept. 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Community Room.


-By Bruce Hardt

Health at Northwest Campus


Northwest Campus has two health events coming up.

• Sept. 17-18: American Red Cross Blood Drive. Sign up to reserve a bloodmobile blood donation between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.

• Sept. 18: Health and Wellness Fair. Local businesses that promote healthy lifestyles will be on campus from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Contact 206-2131 for more information.


-By Liam McInerney

Latino trivia coming at West


West Campus celebrations for Latin@/Hispanic/Chican@Heritage Month include:

• Sept. 18: Mi Familia Vota and a Latin-American voting workshop, Room CG-06 at noon.

•Sept. 19: Latino entertainment in the cafeteria, 11 a.m. to noon.

•Sept. 25: Latin-American trivia in the cafeteria, 11-11:30 a.m.

•Sept. 26: Latin-American bake sale outside the bookstore, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

-By Celeste Orendain


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