Events

AS Program Board Presents Delirium

Halloween at Home

A home-based Halloween

Annual Dia de los Muertos event hosted by the Department of Chican@ Studies, the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP), the Latinx UCSB Networking Association (LUNA),  Undocumented Student Services, M.U.J.E.R, and Phi Iota Alpha. 

Dia de los Muertos is a celebration that captures the idea of unity between life and death and is celebrated as a means of remembering loved ones and as a way to establish a sense of personal history. The event will portray the cultural significance of this tradition through a blessing and land acknowledgment, an interactive workshop, performances, and a virtual altar to give community members an opportunity to take part and celebrate the lives of those who have passed away. 

Main Event: Thursday, 10/29 from 6:00-7:30pmWe will host an interactive workshop, performances, giveaways, and a virtual altar where you will be able to contribute pictures and memories of your loved ones who have passed.Zoom link: https://ucsb.zoom.us/my/zoomeop
To submit photos, quotes or items to our virtual altar: https://forms.gle/aggzMoEqQTqj4HFf8 

Art Workshop: Friday, 10/30 at 5pm  M.U.J.E.R. will be facilitating a workshop on how to create beautiful flores de papel and papel picado used for altares. Art supplies recommended include tissue paper, pipe cleaners, string, and scissors. Zoom link: https://ucsb.zoom.us/my/zoomeop
For questions or concerns, please email xiomaralopez@ucsb.edu or marsano-v@ucsb.edu.