Grade Range: K-12Resource Type(s): Web LinkDate Posted: 9/15/2008
The Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños is a research center dedicated to the study and interpretation of the Puerto Rican experience in the United States. Operating out of Hunter College, the City University of New York, the Centro is committed to making their research available and useful to those in community organizations, public policy, academia and the public at large via their website.
Although introduced by Spanish settlers, the island's carnival celebrations, like mask making, mu...
United States history, Hunter College, American history, Puerto Rican experience, geography, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rican Culture, history, City University of New York, Puerto Rican history, world history, US history
Learn about Puerto Rican Carnival with Ramon, who longs to masquerade along with the older boys, ...
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