Archive for November, 2009

Celebrating the Dead

By Alicia Greenwell

UO psychology major Jill Torres at the Día de los Muertos celebration on campus.

El Día de los Muertos is a Latino celebration dedicated to honoring the dead and has been commemorated every November since 1981 by MEChA (Mecha Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan), a Chicano student organization at the University of Oregon.

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