Press Room
Latino Center e-Newsletters

Welcome to the Latino Center press room. Here you can read our current and past press releases, access our events calendar or enjoy webcasts from some of our programs. We are dedicated to ensuring that Latino contributions to art, history and science are accurately and regularly represented throughout the Smithsonian.

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Biography of Eduardo Díaz, Director
Latino Center Fact Sheet
Anniversary Highlights

For media inquiries, please contact:
Kelly Carnes, Smithsonian Latino Center
Phone: (202) 706-3809

Press Releases


2017.02.23: Smithsonian Latino Center Accepting Applications for 2017 Young Ambassadors Program

2017.06.29: Smithsonian Empowers Young Latino Students With Support From Ford Fund

2017.11.09: Smithsonian Latino Center Celebrates 20th Anniversary

2017.11.09: El Centro Latino Smithsonian celebra su vigésimo aniversario


2016.02.22: Smithsonian Latino Center Accepting Applications for 2016 Young Ambassadors Program

2016.06.07: Smithsonian Latino Center and Human Rights Campaign Connect Latino and LGBT History

2016.06.23: Smithsonian Latino Center Launches Annual Young Ambassadors Program

2016.10.25: Smithsonian Celebrates Day of the Dead

2016.12.05: Smithsonian Latino Center Announces New Members to its National Board