Latino student orgs at UK

Investigating and Interrogating the Historical Record to Reveal the History of Hispanic Students at UK

An exhibition in the Special Collections Research Center celebrates the presence and activity of Hispanic students at the University of Kentucky throughout time.

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Women conversing with others

“It’s important that diversity is the hub of Lexington’s growth”

Surveys conducted by CivicLex as part of the 2022 On The Table community conversations provide ideas for improving quality of life for Hispanic and Latino residents in Lexington.

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horse racing

Newspaper coverage of Hispanic immigrants in Kentucky’s horse industry

Local journalism about Kentucky’s equine industry provides incomplete coverage of the vital role that Hispanic workers play, showing that the industry both depends on and supports workers while failing to give them a voice.

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Tacos and limes

Tacos in Lexington: Southern food celebrates the growth of Hispanic Kentucky

In the heart of Lexington lies a vast network of Mexican and Latin cuisine, bursting with flavor and ready to be celebrated.

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2018 Latino Festival Poster

Festival Latino: A Fall tradition in Lexington

The Festival Latino, organized annually by Lexington Parks & Recreation and the Foundation for Latin American and Latino Culture and Arts, is a Fall staple that unites the communities of Lexington with food, music, and fun.

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