Hispanic Heritage Month Events

International Cooking Club

Sunday, October 4, 5-7PM

To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, we're kicking off the Autumn Quarter with a traditional Argentinian barbecue and Spanish tortillas! Registration to receive the free groceries from I-House is sold out, but additional unregistered students may still join in - required ingredients are listed to the right! Participants may choose to cook along or simply enjoy the demonstration and recreate the meal in their own time. Please join us to cook together, even when we have to be apart! 

Meeting ID: 931-4864-9365


Roma Movie Screening & Discussion

Tuesday, October 6, 6PM (post movie discussion 8:15PM)

The International House Graduate Commons Program is pleased to collaborate with the UChicago International Law Society and UChicago Latinx Law Students Association for a movie screening of Roma, winner of the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film in 2019. Roma delivers a vivid, emotional portrait of a domestic worker's journey set against domestic and political turmoil in 1970s Mexico. Please also join us for a discussion immediately following the movie.

Meeting ID: 994-0551-4886

Book Club

Wednesday, October, 7, 6-7PM

Our Book Club for graduate students will continue biweekly throughout the Autumn Quarter. Please join us for another wonderful discussion, this time focused around vignettes by Mexican-American author Sandra Cisneros in The House on Mango Street in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. You can receive your free copy of the book by registering in advance here. Books are provided on the condition that you join the discussion using the Zoom details below. Additional unregistered students may also join in!

Meeting ID: 988-0926-6648

Join the GRAD Life Facebook group for all Zoom links and passwords.

International Cooking Club Recipe

You will need:
1lb beef top sirloin steak
1lb bone in flanken style beef short ribs
4x potatoes
4x eggs
1x onion
2x cloves garlic
salt & pepper
olive oil