7 Hispanic Heritage Month Facts Students Should Learn About

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Hispanic Heritage Month is full of festivals, events, and activities, but what does it really celebrate? While Latino/a and Hispanic cultures are important and celebrated every day, they are particularly marked and recognized during one month each year.

From September 15 to October 15, this important month-long event recognizes the contributions, histories, and cultures of Americans who hail from 20 countries and territories across the globe. What was once just a week-long celebration 50 years ago is now a month-long observance, uniting one of the largest groups in the United States.

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By Georges Hatcheu
Georges Hatcheu