MatSE Celebrates Hispanic and Latinx Scientists
MatSE celebrates the many Hispanic and Latinx scientists and inventors that have made lasting impacts in the field of materials science and engineering. September 15 to October 15 is celebrated nationwide as National Hispanic Heritage Month. It traditionally honors the cultures and contributions of both Hispanic and Latino Americans as we celebrate heritage rooted in all Latin American countries.
- Hispanic refers to a person who is from, or a descendant of someone who is from, a Spanish-speaking country.
- Latino/a or Latinx refers to a person who is from, or a descendant of someone who is from, a country in Latin America.