Hispanic Heritage Month


Dolores Huerta - Hispanic Heritage Month
Cesar Chavez - Hispanic Heritage Month
Celia Cruz - Hispanic Heritage Month
Raul Castro - Hispanic Heritage Month


Cultural Intelligence (CQ) Training

Cultural Intelligence (CQ) Training

Friday, September 15th, 2023 - Cultural Intelligence (CQ) Training

Description: This training introduces participants to the concept of cultural intelligence (CQ) including four factors of the CQ model, shares benefits of developing cultural intelligence, and demonstrates how to consider connections between our identities, ourselves as cultural beings, and how those connections contribute to our understanding and development of our own cultural intelligence. 

Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm 

Location: Intercultural Center


Latin Music Concert

Latin Music Concert

Saturday, September 23rd, 2023 - Latin Music Concert

Description: Join us for an evening of Latin Music with Rosetta Verde

Time: 7pm 

Location: Center for Performing Arts (CPA)

Cost: FREE


Outdoor Movie Night: Disney’s Coco

Outdoor Movie Night: Disney’s Coco

Friday, October 13th, 2023 - Outdoor Movie Night: Disney’s Coco

Description: PVCC presents Disney’s Coco!  Join us for a family friendly movie night on the Cordova Plaza Lawn.  Light refreshments will be served.  Guests are welcome to bring their own food, blankets, and other items to get comfy on the lawn.  This event is free and open to the public.

Time: 6:30pm 

Location: Cordova Plaza Lawn - PVCC

Link to RSVP  or QR Code for RSVP



Ellen Ochoa - Hispanic Heritage Month
Frida Kahlo - Hispanic Heritage Month
Gloria Estefan - Hispanic Heritage Month
Hope Sandoval - Hispanic Heritage Month


Isabel Allenda - Hispanic Heritage Month
Jennifer Lopez - Hispanic Heritage Month
Julia Alvarez - Hispanic Heritage Month
Luis Alberto Urrea - Hispanic Heritage Month
Recommendations for books, artists, musicians, films, etc.

Recommendations for books, artists, musicians, films, etc.

Bless Me Ultima By Rudolfo Anaya
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
Dominicana by Angie Cruz

Real Women Have Curves
Like water for chocolate
Mi Familia
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Ken Gonzales-Day

John "Jellybean" Benitez 
Mariachi Rubor - only all-female mariachi group

Silvia Moreno-Garcia 

TV Show:
I Love Lucy (yes, there is misogyny and racial stereotyping. But, it can't be forgotten that Desi Arnaz was probably the first powerful Latinx person in Hollywood).


Pablo Picasso - Hispanic Heritage Month
Rigoberta Menchu - Hispanic Heritage Month
Rita Moreno - Hispanic Heritage Month
Roberto Clamente - Hispanic Heritage Month

Additional Resources


Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Research Guide Share in this special annual tribute by learning and celebrating the generations of Hispanic and Latino Americans who have positively influenced and enriched our nation and society.