The Shield

Connecting cultures

Amelia Peterson

November 11, 2015

Prompted by a roaring crowd calling for an encore in both English and Spanish, nine members of Mariachi Flor de Toloache walked back onstage to perform a final song for the night. As the all-female mariachi band played “El Mariachi Loco,” the audience danced and cheered. Performer Sandra Soto Silva dan...

Fiesta to feature cultures

Abigail Suddarth

October 28, 2015

Fiesta Latina is a “fun” event to show off the Hispanic culture, Aura “Cristina” Gonzalez said. The Hispanic Student Union will host the dance from 8-11:30 p.m. Nov. 6 in Carter Hall and will give dance lessons beforehand from 7-8 p.m. Fiesta Latina will showcase many  different Hispanic...

Adjunct brings ‘fresh ideas’ to university

Allison Guzman

Abigail Suddarth

October 21, 2015

Allison Guzman has traveled as far as Spain and Ecuador for her work and is now on her way to Kleymeyer Hall to discuss the Spanish Civil War and its portrayal in contemporary Spanish literature. The adjunct assistant professor of Spanish at Providence College in Rhode Island will speak at 7 p.m. on ...

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