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Latinx Alumni Network: Red and White Week Virtual Events

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The Latinx Alumni Network is celebrating Red and White Week with virtual events, including LANTalks, trivia with the Black Alumni Society and a town hall.

Click here to register for these Latinx Alumni Network events!

Dancing with Sube Ritmo Alumni

Tuesday | Nov. 10 | 7 p.m.

Join Cathy Rivera ’19 and Gabriel Carrion for a bachata and salsa demonstration with NC State’s Latinx dance group, Sube Ritmo.

LANTalks with Melissa Henao-Robledo ’06

Wednesday | Nov. 11 | 7-8:15 p.m.

Join us for our Red and White Week edition of LANTalks with Melissa Henao-Robledo ’06.

Melissa Henao-Robledo
Melissa Henao-Robledo ’06

Building upon her master’s degree, Henao-Robledo has gone on to practice landscape architecture and teach the landscape design continuing education program at Austin Community College. Henao-Robledo has also participated in the National American Society of Landscape Architects Diversity Summit, served as both the chair for the Central Texas American Society of Landscape Architects section and the American Institute of Architects’ Austin Latinos in Architecture committee.

Please bring your drinks, friends and questions for this discussion. Zoom information will be sent to registered attendees the day of the event.

Virtual Trivia with the Latinx Alumni Network and Black Alumni Society

Thursday | Nov. 12 | 8-9 p.m.

Expect twice the fun when the Latinx Alumni Network and Black Alumni Society collaborate. Join us for a chance to test your trivia skills against fellow members of the Pack and make new friends. The winners will receive NC State swag and bragging rights. Teams will be assigned randomly to allow you to meet new people from the Black Alumni Society and Latinx Alumni Network. Zoom information will be sent to registered attendees the day of the event.

Drinks and Tapas with Latinx Alumni Network

Friday | Nov. 13 | 8-9 p.m.

Join us for an evening of drinks and tapas. Our cooking event includes a Coquito-Puerto Rican holiday drink, chicken tenders and Buffalo chicken dip. We’ll share the recipes before the event so you can follow along with the demonstration. Zoom information will be sent to registered attendees the day of the event.

Game Day with Latinx Alumni Network

Saturday | Nov. 14 | 7:30 p.m.

Join us on social media for game day virtual challenges. Registration is not required.

Latinx Alumni Network Town Hall

Sunday | Nov. 15 | 2-3:30 p.m.

Let’s close out Red and White Week with an all-member Latinx Alumni Network town hall. We’ll cover history and updates from the Latinx Alumni Network, and talk about what’s next, including new board members, student mentoring and NC State’s next Day of Giving event. Zoom information will be sent to registered attendees the day of the event.

Visit redwhiteweek.ncsu.edu for a complete list of NC State events happening during this year’s Red and White Week.

Click here to see who’s coming to the Latinx Alumni Network events.

Questions? Contact the Engagement Team at nikki_bell@ncsu.edu.