The Roberto Hernández Center is the lead sponsor of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15) and Cinco de Mayo (week of May 5) events at UWM. We also support a variety of events pertinent to Latinos throughout the year, both on campus and in the community at large.
Cinco de Mayo • April 29-May 4, 2013
All events are free of charge unless otherwise stated
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
"The Perfect Game" | Movie Screening
The film is based on the events leading to the 1957 Little League World Series, which was won by the first team from outside the United States, the Industrial Little League of Monterrey, Mexico, who defeated the heavily favored U.S. team. Mexican pitcher Angel Macías threw the first, and so far only, perfect game in championship game history.
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: UWM Union Fireside Lounge, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Latino Graduation Banquet
A celebration honoring the achievements of UWM's Latino graduates. Includes formal dinner and recognition ceremony.
$12 per person / Graduates of Fall 2012-Spring 2013 are free/ Each table sits 8 people
RSVP by April 26
Time: 6:30 - 11:30
Location: UWM Union Ballroom