Aqui Estamos! It's Time! LLEAD Michigan's 2018 Conference is Friday, October 12th at the Lansing Center at 333 E. Michigan Avenue Lansing, MI 48933 (Phone: 517-483-7400). Breakout sessions and topics include College Prep, Youth Advocacy 101, Immigration, Voter Education, LGBTQ, Gerrymandering, the 2020 Census, and a media plenary. For tickets, please call Elva Reyes at 517-749-0181 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
The luncheon speaker is Jose Angel Gutierrez, professor emeritus from UT-Arlington and co-founder of the early 1970s La Raza Unida Party. Gutierrez is the author of several books on civil rights and Chicano activists including A Gringo Manual on How to Handle Mexicans, A Chicano Manual on How to Handle Mexicans, biographies on Reies Lopez Tijerina, San Antonio Judge Albert A. Peña Jr. and on Chicana elected officials.
A representative selection of paintings from the Black Velvet. A Rasquache Aesthetic exhibit will also be on display. For additional information on the exibit contact LLEAD board member, Diana Rivera at email@example.com
For additional conference information, see Theresa Rosado's video at https://www.facebook.com/rosadotheresa/videos/10212141034111929/