Defiance College to host Hispanic Awareness Month Lecture

September 20, 2012


DEFIANCE, Ohio – The Defiance College Office of Intercultural Relations will host a Hispanic Awareness lecture on Thursday, Sept. 27. The guest speaker will be Dr. Ruben Viramontez Anguiano, associate professor of family and consumer science at Bowling Green State University, who will speak on the topic of “Latino Families in the Great Lakes: Understanding Their Migration and Immigration Realities in Community and Educational Context.”

The lecture will be held in Schomburg Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Mercedes Clay at 419-783-2362 or .

Defiance College, chartered in 1850, is an independent, liberal arts institution in Northwest Ohio offering more than 40 undergraduate programs of study as well as graduate programs in education and business. Defiance College has received national recognition for its educational experience of service and engagement. The college website is