Office of Public Relations

Pomona, NJ  08240



The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month


Events Run From October 15 through November 15; Flag Raising Ceremony November 1


For Immediate Release  

Friday, October 21, 2005

Contact:   Tim Kelly

                  Dottie Munro

                  Stockton Public Relations

                  (609) 652-4950   609-652-4524


GALLOWAY TWP, NJ – The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey will host its annual Hispanic Heritage Month program beginning October 15, 2005 and running through November 15, 2005 with all events located on the Pomona campus.


The month’s events include Salsa workshops, a dominoes tournament, open mic night at Café Latino, and a Hispanic Heritage information fair.  A Flag Raising ceremony will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. at Stockton’s Arts and Sciences building, and the celebration will culminate with a pig roast on December 2 at the Lakeside Center off of Vera King Farris Drive.


All events are free and open to the public.  For workshop locations and other information, please contact Toni Baisden in the Los Latinos Unidos office at 609-652-3434, or by visiting the organization’s homepage through Stockton’s website at