Edward James Olmos to speak at University of Delaware on Thursday, September 24

Opening ceremony celebrating Latino Heritage Month at UDel


Newark, DE – As part of the tenth annual celebration of the Latino Heritage Month, the University of Delaware is featuring Edward James Olmos during the opening ceremony on Thursday, September 24, 2009, at 7 pm (Doors open at 6:30 pm).

With the title “Access Redefined: We’re All in the Same Gang”, Olmos will be delivering a message of how self-discipline and determination can overcome obstacles.

Olmos is a multi-talented actor, producer, director and community activist.

The speak will take place at UDel’s Trabant Center in downtown Newark. The event free and open to the public.

For more information, contact the Center for Black Culture at (302) 831-2991.