Idaho Subway Map

Cultural contributions Starting in 2000, as more and more migrants of Mexican heritage found permanent work in Idaho, community activities such as parades, fiestas, and dances that expressed... Read more

Iowa Vacations

Iowa cultural contributions Latinos in Iowa have been active in celebrating and integrating their unique and varied culture since their first arrivals to the state. Religious celebrations, media... Read more

Map of Hawaii

CULTURAL CONTRIBUTIONS As a result of the pervasive and ubiquitous ethnic diversity in the state of Hawaii, it would be difficult to affirm that there exists a distinct... Read more

Illinois Subway Map

Latino growth in Illinois and around the country has been met with feelings ranging from apathy to abhorrence. Discussions of economic matters usually evolve into a debate about... Read more

Kentucky Metro Map

Kentucky historical overview Esteban Rodriguez Miro is not a household name in Kentucky, but if that Spanish governor of New Orleans’s plans had succeeded, Kentucky might have seceded... Read more

Illinois Map

Despite the gradual increase in numbers of Latinos in higher education, in Illinois there is a disparity in representation of Latino faculty and staff. In 2002 the Illinois... Read more

Idaho Map

Railroad and Farm Laborers In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries Mexican American pioneer families such as the Urquides, Fontes, Ortiz, Amera, Valdez, Galindo, Ocampo, Ursino, Escaso,... Read more


U.S. Census Bureau, 2007. American Community Survey Reports. Race/Ethnicity Reports. The Hispanic Community-2004. Aranda, Lucia. âœLatinos in Hawaii.❠In Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United... Read more