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UTSA begins Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations

UTSA begins Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations

Breahna Luera, News Editor

September 18, 2020

UTSA has begun its celebration of this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month. The celebration will be from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 and will include events such as racial justice book clubs, a university relations speaker series and a symposium on the effects of COVID-19 on the Texas Latino population. The th...

Hispanic Heritage Month- Paisano Bite

Kat Joseph and Oscar Torres

October 5, 2017

Maya Halabi describes the origin of Hispanic Heritage Month as well as San Antonio events and exhibits that celebrate it.   Host- Maya Halabi Scriptwriter- Kat Joseph Videographers- Oscar Torres and Kat Joseph Video editors- Oscar Torres Graphic Design- Kat Joseph   Check...

UTSA celebrates Hispanic Heritage month

Bidi Bidi Banda performs for Calle UTSA in front of the HEB UC. Photo Courtesy of Ann Margaret Trujillo, Student Center for Community Engagement and Inclusion.

Leah Feneley

October 4, 2017

Several programs and organizations at UTSA are hosting a series of events celebrating the heritages, histories and cultures of the Hispanic and LatinX communities present on campus and around the world during National Hispanic Heritage Month, from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. Hispanic Heritage Month is a celebration of ...

Trascendiendo tradiciones

Folklorico dancers pose in front of the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center. Courtesy of the 
Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center

Enrique Bonilla

September 20, 2017

Ceremony, celebration and commemoration abound as San Antonio enters   Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, México, Chile and Belize all celebrate their independence in September. Since the late 1960s, the US government has recognized this by enacting Hispanic Heritage Week in 1968 and ...

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Graphic By: Raquel Simon-Calderon

Raquel Simon Calderon

September 27, 2016

Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated nationwide in the United States from September 15 to October 15, it is when we recognize and celebrate the contributions of Hispanics and Latino Americans to the United States and celebrate with them their culture and heritage. UTSA Hispanic student community...