Columbus Day

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Synonyms for Columbus Day

a legal holiday commemorating the discovery of America by Christopher Columbus

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Daniel Aramburu: El Dia de la Raza Pride Award - Class of 2007
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Today is the Mexican celebration of Dia de la Raza, the day Columbus arrived in the Americas and put Mexico on the map.
The march is an annual event commemorating El Dia de la Raza (Columbus Day in the US).
Students and faculty were alerted to the Web site after GCC Math Professor Walter Kehowski circulated a message throughout the 10-college district protesting a student-organized celebration of Dia de la Raza, which some Latino communities organize annually as a protest against Columbus Day.
12, which is known as Dia de la Raza in Latin America and Columbus Day in the US.
On Saturday, October 14, at approximately 10:00 AM, Tony Garza, the current Texas Commissioner of Railroads and former Texas Secretary of State, will participate in the Dia De La Raza parade and rally on behalf of Gov.