Two dancers from the Raices de mi Pueblo Ballet Folklorico group perform at CCC for the Cultural Connect event.

Cultural Connect celebrates Hastings’ diversity

Cultural Connect is a collaboration between the Center for Rural Affairs, Hastings Multicultural Association, YWCA of Adams County, and Hastings College, creating a week-long series of events meant to celebrate and promote the diversity with the Hastings community.  This grew out of the annual Multicultural Student Union (MSU) Cultural Festival that happens on campus, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.  Two professors from … Continue reading Cultural Connect celebrates Hastings’ diversity

Students mingle at the first Café Français event in Perkins Library.

HC gets taste of French culture and food

Dr. Bruno Penteado, assistant professor of French, hosted Café Français on Sept. 30, in the Perkins Room of Perkins Library. This event was the first of three, the second and third will be held in the same location on Nov. 4 and Dec. 2. Penteado has planned these events in his efforts to expand the French program on campus and get more students interested in … Continue reading HC gets taste of French culture and food