Hispanic Heritage Programming - News

Abeyta will read from his latest book on December 11

“I never write about the idea I start with, I let it take me where it wants to go and then I cut back to truest idea,” Abeyta said. Continue Reading…

ASU named in top 50 Colleges for Hispanic students

Adams State’s 2014 freshman class is its most diverse yet. Continue Reading…

Adams State celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

The Adams State University Hispanic Heritage Month includes events scheduled through October: Continue Reading…

Torres will speak on late colonial Mexico

In New Spain, temporal employment and underemployment generated widespread migration to the cities, which was responsible for the formation of the “so-called caste of vagabonds” (Villarroel 214). Continue Reading…

Lopez will speak on the Archaic Spanish language of the region

This life-long study prepared Lopez to share what he learned about this distinct dialect that is found nowhere else in the Spanish speaking world. Continue Reading…

Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area awards grant to Adams's State's C.A.S.A.

"This project will focus on connecting students, faculty, and community members to the rich and often ignored cultural history of the San Luis Valley," said C.A.S.A. director, Oneyda Maestas. Continue Reading…

Adams State introduces new minor in Latino Studies

The new minor is a cross-disciplinary program housed in the Department of History, Anthropology, Philosophy, Political Science, and Spanish. Continue Reading…

La Musica de la Gente II Concert is April 10

McCulloch, a native New Mexican born in Gallup of mixed heritage, including Irish and Hispanic roots. Continue Reading…

Adams State celebrates Cesar Chavez Week

A number of events are planned this week to celebrate the life and work of Cesar Chavez. Continue Reading…

Award-winning documentary, COINTELPRO 101, will be shown at Adams State

A panel discussion and question and answer session will follow, panelists include Dr. Priscilla Falcón, Ricardo Romero and Francisco “Kiko” Martínez. Continue Reading…

ASC Diversity Club celebrates first year

Food from around the world including mutton stew, gazpacho, Caribbean jerk chicken, Indian chicken curry, southern grits, chicos and beans added flavor at the Adams State College Diversity Club Continue Reading…

Hispanic Cultural art exhibit opens October 4

Adams State College Community Partnerships art exhibit "Hispanic Cultural Arts", honoring the importance of heritage, opens October 4 through October 29. Continue Reading…

U.S. Senate declares Hispanic Serving Institution Week

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed Senate Resolution 635, which declared Sept. 19-25 as National Hispanic-Serving Continue Reading…

Adams State Hispanic Heritage Month includes California Slam Poet

Voice, Vision, Rhythm a noon and evening with HBO Def Poet Mark Gonzales will include events on Monday Continue Reading…

Adams State Hispanic Heritage Month

Adams State College and community will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with "Compartiendo Tradiciones" Continue Reading…

ASC celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in October, Adams State College presented a night of dance, music, and words. Continue Reading…

Adams State Hispanic Heritage Month includes salsa performance

The Adams State College salsa class will hold their first performance at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, in Carson Auditorium Continue Reading…