The University of Missouri celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15-Oct. 15) with programs and events. To add your program(s) to the list, please contact

Sept. 13, 2023

Los Lobos

5 p.m.; Ragtag Cinema

Los Lobos is an absorbing coming-of-age story about migrant life through the prism of its most innocent figures.

Sept. 21, 2023

The Return

5 p.m.; Zoom

The Return is the story of a delightful and life-changing journey back to Costa Rica.

After living 10 years in New York, 30 year-old Antonio returns to San José where he is forced to deal with the realities he ran away from.

Sept. 28, 2023

In Exile: A Family Film

4:30 p.m.; Townsend Hall: The Reflector

This film tells personal accounts that are intertwined with the shared history of Spain and Mexico from the time of Spanish King Alfonso XIII (1874-1923) through the present.

Oct. 5, 2023

Return to Cuba

5 p.m.; MU Student Center Leadership Auditorium

 A lighthearted yet energetic movie, “Return to Cuba” demonstrates that finding happiness is possible again in today’s Cuba. Register on MU Engage.

Oct. 12, 2023

Nobody’s Watching

5 p.m.; Townsend Hall Reflector

Nobody’s Watching is a fresh and unexpected take on the immigrant tale, where the journey is not to get a Green card but confronting the true reasons for leaving home, and redefining one’s identity in one’s own terms.