Today, September 15th, we begin the monthly celebration of Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month, a critically important recognition of the longstanding, but always evolving, rich and complex presence of Hispanic/Latinx groups in our nation.
In Nevada, not only are Latinx groups also the principal, ethnic or racial, minority, but exceed considerably in numbers the national average, or 29.2% of the total state population.
We invite you to join, today, the two opening, Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month activities:Also, please mark your calendars for two other upcoming activities:“What is Latinx Identity?
A focus on Immigration , a conversation with UNR faculty and staff members, Mayra Sierra-Ruiz and Drs.
You can find most of these events in the UNR Events Calendar, UNR Hispanic Heritage Events Calendar.