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Celebrating Diversity: National Hispanic-Latinx Heritage Month

Use this guide as a starting point to learn more about some of the diverse cultures and people found in the United States.

History of National Hispanic Heritage Month

Since 1988 Americans have celebrated National Hispanic Heritage Month annually during the period beginning on September 15 and ending on October 15. This guide is intended as a starting point for you to learn more about Hispanic-Latinx peoples, histories, cultures and contributions.

For more information including student organizations and campus resources, consult the Diversity & Inclusion Guide.

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