Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15 through October 15

Celebrating the rich histories, cultures and contributions of the Latino Community

See the Sept. 28 Panel discussion here.

The Latino Experience
Latino community leaders will share their experiences and how those have shaped their current career path and journey. It is open to all Metro Tech students, instructors and staff to participate via ZOOM. The guest speakers will talk about their experiences and cultural influences from generations ago to present day and discuss the changing demographics of the Oklahoma Latino Community.

Panelists:

Balderrama Major Beto Balderrama
Oklahoma City Police Department
Miriam Campos Miriam Campos
Metro Technology Centers Board of Education
Miguel Payan Miguel Payan
Metro Technology Centers Alum, Senior Engineering Major at the University of Oklahoma
Jessica martinez-Brooks Moderator:
Jessica Martinez-Brooks

Senior Director, Strategic Communications and Transformation

 


Fiestas de las Americas

Fiestas de las Americas

Oct. 2, 2021 - Head to Historic Capitol Hill to join the Metro Tech Familia for the annual Fiestas de las Americas. Join us at our booth or on our parade float lining SW 25th Street to see the Parade of the Americas exhibition travel through Calle Dos Cinco.

Fiestas de las Americas crowd

metro tech parade float


Latino Community Development Agency recognition luncheon

Latino Community Development Agency luncheon

Metro Tech is a proud sponsor of the annual Latino Community Development Agency recognition luncheon. The LCDA celebrated its 30-year anniversary in September and we are grateful to have so many of our Metro Tech Family affiliated with the Agency and the work they do for our growing Latino community throughout Oklahoma. 


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