Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Día de los muertos in the K-16 Classroom: An Evening Teacher Workshop at the Ogden

October 15th, 2013
5:00 - 8:30 pm

Ogden Museum of Southern Art
925 Camp St.
New Orleans, LA

Tulane University‘€™s Stone Center for Latin American Studies, the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, and the Consulate of Mexico in New Orleans are sponsoring this year’s teacher workshop to introduce teachers to the history of Día de los muertos. The workshop will explore the tradition throughout Latin America starting with an introduction to the tradition which highlights special local resources and ending with a more intensive presentation on the tradition as it is celebrated today in Mexico. All participants will receive a light dinner, teaching materials, CEUs, and free entry into the Ogden After Hours Day of the Dead celebration (value of $10) Thursday, October 31st from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. For more information email For teaching resources on Día de los muertos, please download last year’s resource packet. Resource Packet

Register BEFORE September 30 and the price is $12
After September 30, price is $20

To learn more about other Day of the Dead programming, please click here.

Mexico + People
Roxanne Dávila
Professor of Practice - Spanish & Portuguese, Director - Basic Language Program in Spanish