Conference Schedule at a Glance


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TUESDAY, JULY 31ST

9:00am-5:00pm 

Executive Board Meeting
Liberal Arts Building, Room 342
Dean's Conference Room


WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1ST

Co-Chairs

Mitzel Aveytia and Dr. Isabel Baca

9:00am-5:00pm 

Preconference Workshops

2:00pm-5:00pm

Chicana-Latina Studies Journal Writing Workshops

4:00pm-5:00pm 

MALCS for Beginners and Executive Board/Coordinating Board Committee Meetings

4:00pm-6:00pm 

Registration (Student Union, 3rd Floor)

6:00pm-8:00pm 

Welcome Reception/Opening Ceremony at the Tomás Rivera Conference Center
Student Union, 3rd Floor
MALCS 2018 Artist:  Jacquelyn Martis



THURSDAY, AUGUST 2ND

Co-Chairs

Dr. Sylvia Peregrino and Vanessa Martinez

8:00am-5:00pm

Registration at the 1st floor of Student Information Desk (Student Union)

8:00am-9:30am

Breakfast

9:00am-10:15am

Session One

10:15am-10:30

Coffee/Tea Break (sponsored by UTEP Leadership Studies)

10:30am-11:45

Session Two

11:45am-1:00pm

Lunch at the Pick N Shovel (2nd Floor of the Union)

1:15pm-2:30pm

LGBTQIA Plenary Session One

2:45pm-4:00pm

Session Three

4:15pm-5:30pm

Session Four

6:00pm-10:00pm

Noche de Cultura (sponsored by El Paso Community College)

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FRIDAY, AUGUST 3RD

Co-Chairs

Dr. Malu Picard and La Mujer Obrera

8:00am-12:00pm 

Registration at the 1st floor of Student Information Desk (Student Union)

8:00am-9:30am

Breakfast at the Pick N Shovel (2nd Floor of the Union)

8:00am-11:00am

Chicana-Latina Writing Workshop

9:00am-10:15

Session Five

10:30am-11:45

Session Six

11:45pm-1:00pm

Lunch at the Pick N Shovel (2nd Floor of the Union)

1:15pm-2:30pm 

Wise Latina Plenary Session

2:45pm-4:00pm 

Session Seven

4:15pm-5:30pm 

Caucus Meetings

7:00pm-10:00pm 

Tortuga Award Ceremony at Café Mayapan, 2000 Texas St.
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SATURDAY, AUGUST 4TH

8:00am-12:00pm

Registration

8:30am-9:30am

Breakfast

9:00am-10:15am

Session Eight

10:30am-11:45

Session Nine

11:45am-1:00

Lunch at the Pick N Shovel (2nd Floor of the Union)

1:15pm-2:30

WINC Plenary Session

2:45pm-4:00pm

Session Ten

4:15pm-6:00pm

Business Meeting/Officer Transitioning

6:00pm-7:00pm

Closing Ceremony

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 5TH

9:00am-12:00pm 

Caminanta a Cuidad Juarez por Corredor Seguro/Visit to Ciudad Juarez
Bring your Passport, walking shoes, hat, and sunscreen, guided tour crossing the Santa Fe Bridge

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