The African Influence in Latin American Music with Betto Arcos

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@ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

A radio journalist, writer, curator, and music promoter based in Los Angeles, Mr. Arcos is a regular contributor to NPR and BBC Radio 3, with a focus on stories about music from all over Latin America and the world.  In addition to his work in public radio, Betto has taught arts & culture and broadcast journalism at Loyola Marymount.  He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism with honors from the University of Colorado-Boulder and is a native of Xalapa, capitol of the state of Veracruz, Mexico. Contact Tia Rice ( for more information or visit .  The event was organized by the Latino Medical Student Association in partnership with the Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Chican@ & Latin@ Studies Program.  RSVP by Friday, September 22.