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Dia De Los Muertos: Guide to honoring the dead

Dia De Los Muertos: Guide to honoring the dead

October 24, 2021

As Halloween approaches, people are rushing to buy last minute costumes, decorations, pumpkins, and homemade treats for the ghoulish festivities. But we often forget the two days after Halloween that are...

Honoring the Day of the Dead

Honoring the Day of the Dead

Deacon Hector Villarreal, Contributor October 17, 2021

All Souls’ Day is a Catholic tradition in which Catholics commemorate the dead by praying for their souls. Rituals include visiting family graves and bringing flowers to place at the graves. We also...

A presentation was given at Dia de los Muertos in the University Center for Latinx Day Heritage.

Day of the Dead: It’s more than just sugar skulls and entertainment

Brenda Echeverria, Staff Reporter November 4, 2019

When most people think of Día de los Muertos they think of sugar skulls and colorful celebrations, but the holiday is much more meaningful than that. A lecture was held as part of the Latinx Heritage...

Student panel sheds light on Dia de los Muertos

November 12, 2013

By Kevin Demerath Dia de los Muertos, also called Day of the Dead, is a Mexican holiday celebrated all over the world. Many other cultures around the world have similar traditions of a day set aside...

Dia de los Muertos Celebration

November 2, 2011

Whether you are hitting the town in your best costume or trick-or-treating from door to door, Halloween seems to be on the mind of every student during fall. Though for some, a different holiday is to...

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