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This edition: Hispanic Heritage Special



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Episode Details

Original tape date: September 3, 2004.

More than one quarter of CUNY undergraduate students are of Hispanic descent, and come from just about every country in Latin America and the Caribbean. In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, we’ll visit the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College, for more than 30 years the institute has been preserving and providing documentation about the communities and culture of Puerto Rican diaspora. A journey to El Salvador led to a design competition for architecture students at New York City College of Technology. Gabriela Zamorano, a PhD student from Mexico, is combining the visual arts and anthropology. A Hostos Community College program sends teachers and students to the Dominican Republic to study that country’s history and culture.

Guest List

Adriano Espaillat NY State Assemblyman (72nd AD, Manhattan)

Duane Ferguson Alumnus, Lehman College/CUNY

Dr. Leonel Fernandez President, Dominican Republic

Chanc. Matthew Goldstein Chancellor, City University of New York/CUNY

Dr. Felix Matos Rodriguez Director, Center for Puerto Rican Studies Hunter College/CUNY

Valerie Vazquez Host, Study With the Best

Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources

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