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Fall River student honored with Hispanic Heritage Youth Award – Fall River Reporter

On Thursday, the Hispanic Heritage Foundation announced the winners of the Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards for the Red Region, which includes Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont. 30 local high school students will be honored for their classroom and community leadership in a virtual ceremony …

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“Voices: Heritage # 1”: Marvel to Release Comic Book Featuring Indigenous Heroes

Indigenous heroes have always been under-represented in the comic book world, but Marvel’s Voices is set to change that narrative with the release of its comic book “Heritage # 1”. Marvel’s “Voices: Heritage # 1” is a “one-shot” comic book that highlights some of Marvel’s greatest Indigenous superheroes. Through high …

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Native American Heritage Day follows National Day of Mourning

1882 studio portrait of the (then) last surviving Six Nations warriors who fought with the British in the War of 1812: (left to right) Sakawaraton aka John Smoke Johnson (born circa 1792), John Tutela (born circa 1797) and Young Warner (born circa 1794). Portrait taken in Brantford, Ontario, Canada. (Courtesy …

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Celebrate Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, and this year’s theme is “Resilient and Enduring: We are Indigenous Peoples”. We hope you find our most recent stories and the scholarship they cite below, a valuable resource for classroom or recreational reading. Teach about Native American cultures Injured knee and the myth …

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Celebrate Native American Heritage Sustainability Practices

Looking at the history of the planet and of mankind, the vast majority of human environmental damage has taken place over the past century. As the population continues to grow and we struggle to agree on the most effective actions to take, perhaps we should delve deeper into the practices …

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Americans celebrate October as Hindu Heritage Month

Washington: The first-ever initiative by Hindu groups in the country was hailed by elected officials who issued proclamations and notifications to recognize the contributions of this minority community to the United States. Hindus around the world celebrate Navratri, Dussehra, Durga Puja, and Diwali around October. Therefore, this month has been …

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Americans observe October as Hindu Heritage Month

Americans across the country observe October as Hindu Heritage Month, with more than 20 of 50 states and more than 40 cities issuing proclamations on it, community leaders said Monday. The first-ever initiative by Hindu groups in the country was hailed by elected officials who issued proclamations and notifications to …

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Community resilience celebrated during Latinx Heritage Month – Orange County Register

As I write this on the last day of Latinx Heritage Month, I can’t help but reflect on the many events we’ve celebrated at Cal State Fullerton over the past 30 days – from our Latinx Men of Color panel to our Titan Table Talk: Resilience in Latinx Communities. Each …

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Stony Brook Athletics Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

History links To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, student-athletes from Stony Brook University shared testimonials about the most influential people in their lives and the importance of their Hispanic culture. Antonio Aguilar – Men’s Athletics “My mother will always be my biggest supporter. She taught me the morals and values ​​that …

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Hispanic and Latin American Heritage: President Ángel Cabrera on Representation, Mentorship, Leadership

In this National Hispanic Heritage Month, President Ángel Cabrera looks back on his time as a student at Georgia Tech College of Science – and talks about recruiting and supporting more Hispanic students and faculty and Latin Americans in STEM. President of Georgia Tech ngel Cabrera is not only the …

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Hispanic Heritage Month celebrated with a series of contemporary cinema

Wesleyan celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with the annual Contemporary Cinema of Hispanic Wold film series. On October 21, the series will feature the Spanish film Rosa’s wedding, directed by Iciar Bollaín, 2020. Rosa, about to turn 45, realizes that she has always lived for others, so she decides to leave …

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Showcasing Hispanic businesses in Willimantic

WILLIMANTIC, Connecticut (WTNH) – There are still ten days left in Hispanic Heritage Month and there are many ways to celebrate. On Tuesday, state officials highlighted the contributions of Hispanic businesses to Willimantic. Last year, nearly three percent of businesses in Connecticut were owned by Latinos. State officials say they …

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Hispanic heritage gets a meme treatment: ‘Mordida, Mordida’

“His neck was starting to hurt from being in that position for a while,” he said. Not all of the memes were created for Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 to October 15. The radio caller who mistook “Rhythm of the Night” for Reeboks or Nikes has already …

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Platt High School in Meriden Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

MERIDEN – Walking into a school building at 7 a.m. might not be the most fun thing for some students, but at Platt High School, when students walk into the hall, they’re greeted by a DJ playing music. upbeat Spanish music and a colorful mural showcasing Hispanic culture. . There …

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