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LHM: “LatinX Virtual Symposium”
October 17 : 10:00 am - 1:30 pmFree
Zoom Link will be provided upon registration for ticket on Eventbrite. Please note, the same link will be used for the entire Symposium.
NCF’s LatinX Heritage Month Series is hosting its first LHM Symposium where local Latinx community leaders, scholars, and New College Students are going to address some of the most concerning issues that the Latinx communities affronts.
Panel 1: Social determinant of Health: COVID 19 and the Latinx Communities
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. EST
This panel seeks to address why COVID 19 is disproportionately affecting brown and black communities. What communities and local Latinx entities are doing to palliate the effect of this public health crisis?
Panel 2: Immigration
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. EST
This panel will be a conversation about current US immigration policies and their social and ethical dimensions.
Panel 3: Florida Politics and LatinX Communities
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. EST
In the final panel, we will explore the role of the Latinx vote in national and local politics.
Support for this event is provided by a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.