Category Archives: maya

Updated! Hispanic Heritage Events in Georgia 2016

Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15th to October 15th across the country.  Friendly reminder that Latin America is divided in several regions:  Mexico in North America, Central America, The Caribbean and South America. We come from over 20 countries!! So, how to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in Georgia? Here are some ideas: Read about the Mexican Cession to better

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MAYA in the US – By Alan LeBaron, PhD – The Maya Heritage Community Project

The Ancient Maya Indians have long fascinated academic researchers and the general public. This interest follows from their many achievements, such as their construction of great cities; their independent discovery of the mathematical concept of zero; their calendars, which achieved high accuracy before those of the Europeans; and their sophisticated system of writing. Indeed, considering the grandeur and mystique of

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