Q&A with the Latino Club

By Mara Shapiro

NWN interviewed sophomores Jackie Ponce and Heydi Garcia about their Latino culture.

Q. What are you most proud of about your culture?

A. The food.

Q. What is your least favorite thing about your culture?

A. That everyone thinks it’s ghetto.

Q. What is your favorite meal?

A. Tamales

Q. What is the most important holiday?

A. September 15, which is Mexican Independence Day.

Q. What is the most common misconception(stereotype) about your culture?

A. People think we’re ghetto.