Finding Joy

Date(s) - Thursday, October 12, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Admissions: Free
Presented by:

Join Mexican Students de Aztlán (MeSA), Students for the Advancement of Freedom, Equality, and Human Rights (SAFEHR), Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), and Union for Puerto Rican Students (UPRS) for the second Noche de Poetas (Poetry Night) of the fall semester.


Don’t miss out on the amazing talented poets as they share their own poetic words on this months’ theme, “Rising from the Struggle.”

Leading the night will be our featured poet: Sarah Risheq

  • How have you found joy in spite of injustices?
  • What are some fun-filled activities on campus that have brought joy to your student life?

Poster: Finding Joy Noche [PDF]

Free refreshments and admission

Sarah Risheq is a Palestinian Syrian poet and artist, born in Jordan. She currently double majors in International Studies and Peace Conflict Resolution at DePaul. She is also a member of SJP DePaul.

All audiences are welcome to join us at this program. Captioning, ASL Interpretation, and Audio-Description services will be available upon request by contacting the number below.


Contact Info

Name: Edith Tovar
Phone: 13129963095


UIC Latino Cultural Center

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