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

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

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 Lecture Series with the help of students, Spanish Club and Luzma Ede-Hernandez Oct. 31 in the UC to help educa...

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 to visit the graves of the deceased. At 3:45-5 p.m. Tuesday Nov. 5, in the Old Main Ballroom, a...

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 be celebrated as well. The Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, is celebrated every year on the...

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