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Oct 6 2022

Celebrating our Latinidad in Engineering

October 6, 2022

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM



light yellow background with red human silhouette. there are 4 panelist picture inside small circles across the middle of the page.

Presented by the UIC Equity and Inclusion in Engineering Program and Latino Cultural Center

As part of the UIC Latinx Heritage Month

UIC Engineering alumni will participate in a panel to share their experiences in the work field and how they activate their cultural heritage as an asset with current UIC Engineering students.



Deisy Cristina Carvalho Fernandes, PhD Assistant Professor - Chemical Engineering, University of Utah

Jeyra Rivera Arocho First Protection Engineer, Smith Group

Ricardo Arcos Strategic Research Project Manager, Ford Motor Company

Erick Vaquero Associate Software Engineer, Morningstar


When: Thurs. Oct. 6, 2022

Time: 4pm to 5pm CST

Where: Virtual



For access needs or questions, email or call 312-996-3095. Auto captions enabled on Zoom.
All audiences are welcome.


Date posted

Sep 21, 2022

Date updated

Sep 22, 2022