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Hispanic Heritage Month

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Sep 16, 2019

Sept. 15 - Oct. 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month. It’s a time to honor Americans whose ancestors are from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. 

The Story

It’s Hispanic Heritage Month. We’re marking the occasion by getting some one-on-one time with some Hispanic women in the tech world and on the front lines of activism. 

The Background

The One-on-Ones

One-on-One with theSkimm is a chance to introduce some of the incredible women in our community making an impact in the world. We'll be showcasing Skimm'rs from a variety of careers, religions, cultures, and political beliefs. This month for Hispanic Heritage Month, we're highlighting women making a difference in the Hispanic community and beyond.

The Reads


About 18% of the American population is Hispanic or Latino. Many Americans live and breathe their Hispanic heritage not just for one month, but every day. 

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