Ashland University Diversity Group Sponsors Hispanic Heritage Event

9/23/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University’s Diversity on Campus (D.O.C.) organization is sponsoring a Hispanic Heritage Trivia event on Sept. 25 from 9 to 11 p.m. in Eagles’ Landing in the Hawkins-Conard Student Center.

The free event, which will feature free food and piñatas, will give students, faculty and staff an opportunity to play an interactive trivia game centered around Hispanic culture. The event is being held as part of National Hispanic Heritage Month that runs from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15.

“There will be a number of topics that will educate individuals on some of the major contributions Hispanics have made to society,” said Jonathan Locust, director of diversity and director of student conduct at Ashland University. “In addition, we will have Hispanic inspired dishes and games to make this a Hispanic Heritage Celebration to remember. All are welcome.”

Ashland University, ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2013, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students. ###

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