Dia De Los Muertos vs. Halloween

Halloween and Dia De Los Muertos are two holidays that are often misconstrued by people to be the one and the same. Some believe Dia De Los Muertos to be the Mexican version of Halloween - which is not true. They are two separate holidays with different origins, beliefs, festivities and meanings. They may fall … Continue reading Dia De Los Muertos vs. Halloween

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Con Mi MADRE Recives UT Community Partnership Award 2012

This month on October 3, 2012, Con Mi MADRE was given the great honor of receiving the Community Partnership Award given by The University of Texas at Austin’s Division of Diversity and Community Engagement. This award recognizes exceptional leadership and commitment to university-community partnerships that strive for equality on the educational playing field for under-served … Continue reading Con Mi MADRE Recives UT Community Partnership Award 2012