TAMIU kicks-off Hispanic Heritage Month

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - TAMIU kicked-off the start of Hispanic Heritage Month on Thursday.

Students were treated to some light refreshments and participated in cultural activities.

The event was sponsored by the Intercultural Events and Education Committee to recognize the contributions of Hispanic people.

The university organizes events like these throughout the month of September give students a better understanding of Hispanic culture.

TAMIU continued the festivities with a Latino film screening and Hispanic art exhibitions.