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Students push to bring back La Carta

Students  push to bring back La Carta

By Adam Kaz

September 30, 2015

Tweet: University students are trying to bring back La Carta magazine.Student leaders of La Casa Cultural Latina are using the center’s resources to bring back the defunct Hispanic publication La Carta Informativa.La Casa’s goal is to develop the educational, cultural and sociopolitical programs...

Future location for La Casa mural to be determined

By Daily Illini Saff Report

May 11, 2015

A mural in the former Casa Cultural Latina on Chalmers is going to be removed and possibly relocated.The mural, a 1974 piece painted by UI alum and artist Oscar Martinez, highlights protest and activism in Latino heritage. It is currently being kept in the now unoccupied former La Casa Cultural Latina...