1) PennToday: UPenn students celebrate the beauty and diversity of Latinx people, language, and culture


I loved this article about how a university celebrates Latinx Heritage Month! Latinx students have been attending the University of Pennsylvania for almost 200 years, since Joseph M. Urquiola - who was Cuban - became the first Latinx student to earn a degree from Penn in 1829. On-campus festivities are organized by La Casa Latina, the University’s center for Hispanic excellence, which partners with other Penn schools, departments, organizations, and centers to bring to campus thoughtful conversations, guest speakers, keynote lecturers, exhibits, engagement with the community, and salutations to Latin culture.


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