The Hispanic Heritage Awards

The Hispanic Heritage Awards

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 10:00pm

Pepe Aguilar

Producer: Latino Public Broadcasting

Celebrate the 2014 recipients of the 27th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards.

Filmed at the historic Warner Theater in Washington, DC, this program, airing Monday, September 29, 2014 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV, honors recipients of the 27th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards. The 2014 honorees include, Education: the Hayden High School Robotics Team; Sports: Bernie Williams; Leadership: Henry R. Munoz III; Vision: Zoe Saldaña; STEM: Rep. Ruben Hinojosa; Master of Arts: Pepe Aguilar; Legend: Carlos Vives; Special Recognition: 65th Infantry Regiment of the US Army “The Borinqueneers.” The awards, established by the White House in 1987 to commemorate the creation of Hispanic Heritage Month in the U.S., are considered among the highest honors for Latinos by Latinos.

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