Hispanic Heritage Month September 15 – October 15
Hispanic Heritage Month Resources on the history, culture, art, and language of Hispanics in America.
Learn more from The Center for Puerto Rican Studies, The Latin American Network Information Center, The Hispanic Museum and Library, The National Education Association, The Census Bureau, National Hispanic Heritage Month, and the National Park Service.
Local Hartford Hispanic Heritage Month
September 16: UCONN Hartford kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month with a series of virtual events
September 18th, Summer Concert Series: Nelson Bello Latin Jazz Trio at Connecticut’s Old State House
CT Science Center’s Puerto Rican Pride – resources and history of Hispanics in Science
Connecticut Based Events
Southern Connecticut State University events:
October 6 11:00 a.m. A Taste of Latin America – Conn Hall Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month!
October 12 12:30 p.m. “Are you Hispanic/Latinx?” Student, Staff & Faculty Mixer
National Virtual Events
This year’s theme is A History of Serving Our Nation. Events include presentations, discussion forms, performances, award ceremonies, and exhibits.
National Park Service’s resources on National Monuments which honor Hispanic Americans including Nina Otero-Warren, Dolores Huerta, Dr. Helen Rodriguez Trias, George Melendez Wright, and Jhulian Gutierrez.