We are convening a press conference and healing ceremony in order to both honor the victims and survivors in Uvalde and to promote our own healing with our children, parents, Austin community, and nation.
It takes place in person this Sunday at 9 AM CST in the zócalo at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (ESB-MACC) located at .
Please drop by if you happen to be in the area.
The event begins with a press conference at 9 AM CST, followed by Danza Mexica (Aztec dance) ceremony beginning at 10 AM CST and concluding around 12:00 PM CST.
Attached are downloadable media advisories (English and (Spanish) press releases (English and Spanish) on the Healing Ceremony itself. The community is welcome to both—the 9AM press conference and the 10AM ceremony both of which are taking place at the same location.
Feel free to share widely.
Angela Valenzuela, Ph.D., Convener
Nuestro Grupo/Academia Cuauhtli