Friday, October 27th all of the advanced level Spanish classes celebrated Día de los Muertos by honoring nine different deceased famous people. This festive and fun Mexican holiday traditionally takes place November 1st and 2nd, coinciding with All Saints and All Souls Days. It is a time to remember those who have passed by inviting the spirits back and building ofrendas with their favorite foods and objects. In the annual contest, Frida Kahlo took 1st, John Wayne 2nd, and Carrie Fisher 3rd. Click on the link to read more about this popular Mexican and Latin American celebration.
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