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Association of Latin American Students raise scholarship money for Dreamers

Hispanic Heritage Month may have ended in October, but UMKC’s Association of Latin American Students (ALAS) is still celebrating this month after earning a...

Funnel Cake and Fiesta Hispaña

Fiesta Hispaña 2016 filled downtown Kansas City with three days of Latin American culture for Kansas Citians at Barney Allis Plaza this past weekend....

Situation in Venezuela a cause for concern

As a Latin American student, I have been following the current situation in Venezuela. Surprisingly enough, I haven’t found as much coverage as I...

Culture, music and leadership highlight second annual ALAS conference

In 90 minutes, one could have witnessed the romance of Tango in Argentina, the art of Capoeira in the jungles of Brazil and experienced...

The Mars Volta continues its legacy with ‘Noctourniquet’

The Mars Volta, one of the decade’s most experimental and musically diverse progressive rock bands, continues its 11-year-long success with the March 26th release...

APC celebrates Latin American history, dance and culture

The Activity and Program Council (APC) sponsored “Latin American History Remembered,” last Thursday, Oct. 13, in the Student Union. The event was used to...

Día de los Muertos

An important Latin-American holiday follows Halloween: Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead. The holiday is celebrated on All Saints Day and All...

Student orgnization profile: ALAS

UMKC’s Association of Latin American Students (ALAS) is a group of students from Peru, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the United States who focus on...

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