Sing, dance, and reflect at Latinx Connect 2021

Sing, dance, and reflect at Latinx Connect 2021

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Latinx Connect (October 14-16) is a 3-day virtual conference, free and open to all, intended to bring together students, educators, community leaders, political advocates, and others to dialogue about Latinx identities, cultures, and contemporary issues. The conference features a wide-ranging slate of speakers and programs centered on topical areas such as education, immigration, civil rights, arts & culture, health equity, intersectional identities, and gender equality. Of note, the conference includes live music acts and entertainment.

Below are some of the sessions planned for the conference. More information available here.


Forum Schedule 


9:00-10:15 a.m. EST  Media as Activism & Advocacy within the Latinx Community 

10:30-12:00 p.m. EST Concurrent Sessions 

12:15-1:30 p.m. EST  Performing Afrolatinidad: The Arts, Identity, and Social Justice 

1:45-3:15 p.m. EST  Concurrent Sessions 

4:00-5:30 p.m. EST  Policy & Advocacy Panel: Current LatinX Affairs in Pennsylvania 

5:30-7:00 p.m. EST  Live Music! 


9:00-10:15 a.m. EST Latinx Data: Historical Civil Rights Advocacy and Contemporary Intersectional Insights 

10:30-12:00 p.m. EST  Concurrent Sessions 

12:15-1:30 p.m. EST  Activism in Latin America: Cultivando Conocimiento Juntos 

1:45-3:15 p.m. EST  Concurrent Sessions 

3:30-4:45 p.m. EST  Advocacy at the Intersection of Latinx, Queer, & Trans Identities 

5:00-7:00 p.m. EST  Live Music! 


10:30-12:00 p.m. EST Concurrent Sessions 

12:15-1:30 p.m. EST Reflections, Meditation, and Joy 

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