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Hispanic Heritage Month at Johns Hopkins SAIS

Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month

In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the SAIS Diversity Council has compiled a list of events and resources to help our community attend events within SAIS and around the DMV.

Compiled Hispanic Student Stories, and HHM Events

Austin Cardona

From a BA to an MA at Johns Hopkins

As an undergraduate student at Johns Hopkins University, Austin had heard a lot about SAIS in his international relations courses...

Sofia Alpizar

Empowering Women Globally

Sofia was encouraged to apply to SAIS because of its vast network of global professionals and its diverse educational opportunities...

Cristina Camacho

A Global Community of Scholars

Cristina was lucky to know many SAIS alumni at various stages in their careers, who each commended the program and encouraged her...


National Hispanic American Heritage Month
The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of Hispanic Americans who have positively influenced and enriched our nation and society.

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Smithsonian Heritage and History Month Events
Join us online for vibrant performances, lectures, and family activities that celebrate our nation's rich cultural heritage and help us understand our shared history.

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DC Public Library celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
The DC Public Library proudly celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month from by sharing amazing resources to read, watch, listen to and learn. Additionally, the Library will be offering some great programs for all ages to enjoy. The 2021 theme is Esperanza: A Celebration of Hispanic Heritage and Hope. 

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Chefs Dinner, to commemorate National Hispanic Heritage Month
To commemorate National Hispanic Heritage Month, Blend 111 is opening our kitchen to five incredible, local DC chefs to prepare a 5-course tasting dinner for you.

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