Florida's Hispanic Heritage:
Commemorating Florida’s Quincentenary in Tampa Bay
In order to commemorate the 500th Anniversary of Ponce de Leon’s arrival in Florida, the University of South Florida in collaboration with the Tampa Bay History Center, the Centro Asturiano, the Cuban Club of Tampa, and the Ybor City Museum Society held a scholarly conference in conjunction with a weeklong series of community events, and a teacher-training workshop on Florida’s Hispanic Heritage.
Conference took place on October 17 through 20, 2012
Several Locations including the Tampa Bay History Center, the Centro Asturiano, the Cuban Club of Tampa and USF
Please visit the Conference Webpage for more information and to download the K-12 classroom materials
Florida's Hispanic Heritage Conferece, 2012