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Hispanic Heritage Month Kicks Off Sept. 14

Dr. Carolina Castillo Crimm

The University of Houston-Downtown will host Dr. Carolina Castillo Crimm, author of “De León: A Tejano Family History” (University of Texas Press) at 2:30 p.m., Sept. 14 in the Tour Room of the Girard Street Building. Crimm will deliver a presentation for UHD community members. She is a professor emeritus at Sam Houston State University. This event is sponsored by UHD’s Cultural Enrichment Center, Walter Prescott Webb Historical Society, Phi Alpha Theta, LULAC #22268, University Honors Program, the Department of History, Humanities & Languages, and the Center for Student Diversity, Equity & Inclusion.