This e-mail arrived from Professor Angela Valenzuela:
Hope all are doing nicely in this tough time that is so unbelievably heartbreaking and profoundly enraging. These sentiments are greatly shared by our local community in this article in Texas as they will have to be everywhere.
My associate, Emilio and I, created it to Uvalde this past weekend and returned emotion seriously moved to thought and action surrounding the full ordeal that you can study out listed here if you like:
Reflections on Uvalde by Angela Valenzuela, Ph.D.
Reflections on Uvalde by Emilio Zamora, Ph.D.
Remembering Uziyah Sergio Garcia (August 13, 2011 ~ May perhaps 24, 2022) of San Angelo, Texas
Emilio, myself, and members of Nuestro Grupo/Academia Cuauhtli, our Saturday school, are convening Sunday’s press meeting and healing ceremony and create mainly to invite you and your households to it in get to both honor the victims and survivors in Uvalde and to boost our individual healing with our young children, mothers and fathers, Austin neighborhood, and country.
It usually takes place bodily this Sunday at 9AM CST in the zócalo at the ESB-MACC found at 600 River St. in Austin, TX 78701.
Make sure you fall by if you materialize to be in the area.
Our ceremony will be livestreamed on at the very least 3 internet pages as follows: on the Academia Cuauhtli Fb web page, the HABLA (Hispanic Advocates Business Leaders of Austin), as properly as on the National LULAC Fb page.
The party begins with a press convention at 9AM with danza Mexica (Aztec dance) ceremony starting at 10AM CST and concluding all over 12:00PM CST.
If you simply cannot make it to Austin, do invite your children and grandchildren, in unique, to be part of us virtually at 10AM when danza begins. The grown ups can sign up for us before at 9AM for our livestreamed push convention. This will give you a likelihood to listen to what is on the hearts and minds of crucial leaders and associates of the Latina/o/x community.