Pieces of colorful paper with designs cut out of them hanging on string
Papel picado, a traditional cut paper folk art found in Mexico and elsewhere. VCU is celebrating Latine Heritage Month through Oct. 15. (Getty Images)

Latine Heritage Month will feature an assortment of events on campus and in the community

Kickoff celebration Sept. 22 is followed by a range of activities and opportunities through Oct. 15.

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In recognition of Latine Heritage Month, which runs from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University has assembled a lineup of events, some of which it is hosting, that will be held in the coming weeks.

OMSA will host a kickoff celebration of the month on Sept. 22 from 3 to 5:30 p.m. at the OMSA Office in Suite 215 of the University Student Commons. The event will feature light refreshments, music and community.

Other events related to Latine Heritage Month include:

For more information, visit https://linktr.ee/vcuomsa.