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History & Heritage Months

September

Hispanic Heritage Month

This month long event celebrates and teaches about the many cultures and histories of the Hispanic and Latino community. From food, to dance, to history we help the UMSL campus better understand Hispanic and Latino Americans and their heritages.

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October

LGBTQ+ History Month

In October we gather the community together to observe the history of the gay rights movement as well celebrating the countless contributions of the people involved in the LGBTQ+ community. 

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February

Black History Month

Each year we work with student organizations and other departments to celebrate and honor the many important and invaluable contributions African Americans have made in our world, as well as educate about the black communitie's struggles in the past and the present day. 

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March

Women's History Month

Women throughout history and around the globe have contributed to the advancement of society, and continue to influence our lives today. We hope to honor the many women who have come before us with educational and inspirational programming during the month of March.

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