Texas. Oct. 7, 2004: Hispanic parents, high school
students and families are invited to North Lake College
on Friday, October 15, 6:00-9:30 p.m. for “Festival
de la Hispanidad.” The event will take place
in the college’s cafeteria. The Festival highlights
the value of higher education to Hispanic students
and families. The college is partnering with the City
of Irving and Debes Creer en Ti (Believe in Yourself),
a community organization, to present the motivational
program and fun activities.
Arnulfo Hernandez, a 2004 graduate of St. Edwards
University will be the keynote speaker. He is the
child of migrant workers who continued his education
past high school and is now a reporter for Univision
in Austin. Educational workshops, refreshments, music
and Ballet Folklorico will also be part of the event.
For more information, call 972-273-3153.
Educational opportunities are offered by the Dallas
County Community College District without regard
to race, color, age, national origin, religion, sex
or sexual orientation.