Hispanics unite at the Union

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Myriad Latin-American communities came together to kick off Hispanic Heritage month at the Ogden Hispanic Festival on Sept. 15. LUPEC (Latinos United Promoting Education and Civic Engagement), a nonprofit organization, […]

Hispanic Heritage Month sparks las conversaciónes

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In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Weber States University’s diversity offices will come together to put on events for students with the hopes of educating them about diversity, inclusivity and […]

Community members rally for family unification

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On June 20, President Trump signed an executive order aimed at calming the public outcry over the separation of children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border.The “zero tolerance” policy […]

Renowned Spanish professor’s passing brings legacy to light

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Dr. Alicia Giralt, Weber State University Spanish professor and coordinator for the Latin American studies program, passed away on June 1. Her nearly two decades of teaching, community resourcing and […]

Scholarship grants students a chance to explore Costa Rica

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Imagine being surrounded by students who are learning the Spanish language for school credit while also indulging in the culture of Costa Rica with excursions to waterfalls, beaches and plantations. […]