Porterville College

Hispanic Heritage Month Header

Hispanic Heritage Month


Hispanic Heritage Month Events 2022

2022 Events

Undocu / DREAMers Ally Platicas with the UFWF: 9/14, 3:30 - 4:30 pm. Click the image to view details, including the event's Zoom link:

PC Writer & Poet Speaker Series Proudly Presents Bestselling Author Reyna Grande

PC Writer & Poet Speaker Series Proudly Presents Award-Winning Poet Gary Soto


Porterville College is excited to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! In honor of this month, we have curated a list of galleries and websites that will enrich your celebration of this important month. Scroll below the infographic to learn more.



Important Figures in Hispanic-American History









Please click on each image to explore an Hispanic Heritage link.

How Our National Parks Are Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

How Our National Parks Are Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Stories of American Latinx Heritage

Stories of American Latinx Heritage

Pinterest Ideas for Hispanic Heritage Month Activities

Pinterest Ideas for Hispanic Heritage Month Activities

A Legacy of Masterpieces: Collections of Hispanic Art

A Legacy of Masterpieces: Collections of Hispanic Art

Smithsonian American Art Museum & Chicanx Identity

Smithsonian American Art Museum & Chicanx Identity

Library of Congress Collections

The Library of Congress has a section where it serves as a guide providing resources for Latinx and Chicanx in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and related fields.

Library of Congress Collections

Hispanic American Veterans

The Library of Congress has sections dedicated to information about Hispanic Americans who served their country in times of war.

The Library of Congress' Information About Hispanic Americans Who Served Their Country in Times of War

Deported Veterans: The Story of an Undocumented US Marine Veteran Who Was Deported in 2012 (And Why He Now Fights for Deported Veterans)

This is an issue that is often unknown or overlooked, and it's a problem that's been happening for many years. This story from the Washington Times pays tribute to a Marine who, after being deported in 2012, has been fighting to do something about the problem of deported veterans.

Deported Veterans: The Story of an Undocumented US Marine Veteran Who Was Deported in 2012 (And Why He Now Fights for Deported Veterans)