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Events will be offered for students during Hispanic Heritage month. Photo credit: Cameron OBrien

Chico State celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Natalie Hanson // September 16, 2017

National Hispanic Heritage Month will be celebrated on campus with a variety of events, starting Friday to Oct. 19.This month is intended to commemorate Latino and Hispanic heritage, achievements, and...

Chico State will be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in September in light of the record-breaking increase of Hispanic and Latino enrollment at 42.1 percent. Photo credit: Jenelle Kapellas

New horizons for campus diversity

Cheyanne Burens // September 9, 2015

  This September, many may be celebrating Hispanic Heritage month in light of the 2015 fall enrollment, making Chico State history once again by reaching an all-time high for Hispanic and Latino/a...

Percentage of Chico States Hispanic population. Photo credit: Michaela Sundholm

Hispanic Heritage Month embraces culture

Michaela Sundholm // September 30, 2014

Aug. 23 to Oct. 15 marks Chico State's celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, giving a fast-growing demographic at Chico State a chance to honor their culture. Sarahy Barcenas, a freshman biochemistry...

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