Let’s Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month!
Every year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and
Central and South America.
Did you know?
Hispanics refers to a person who is from, or a descendant of someone who is from, a Spanish-spea
Men and women from many different walks of life celebrate LGBT pride daily. Though every day is a chance to honor the beauty and distinctiveness of who you are, June is the most special month for many in the LGBT community. All over the nation, people celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month. Also, the final Sunday of June is nationally Gay Pride Day.
The month of June has established national recognition privately and publicly through a declarat
Lets Celebrate Asian History!
May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. The month is dedicated to the celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. The first 10 days of May were selected to honor Asian/Pacific American history. Nonetheless, Congress expanded the observance to the entire month of May in 1992.
The Evolution of Asian Art
The historical influences of Asian art incorporate a wide variety of re
Women’s History Month March 2021
Honoring the Accomplishments of Women
The month of March is an annual declared month which highlights the contributions of women events in history and society. Across the board, people are continuing to recognize the importance of gender representation, and women across the world are continuing to do things worth distinguishing and celebrating.
Women’s History Week
Women’s History Month began as a local celebration
Special Employee Feature: Retirement of Sylvia Sligh Burrell.
We want to wish Sylvia Sligh-Burrell a very Happy Retirement! When Sylvia joined WES in July of 1992 the company was initially called 5A and 6C Community Catchment Areas before it was renamed Dr. Warren E. Smith Health Centers and later reorganized under WES Health System. Just to give everyone an idea of what was happening in 1992, Bill Clinton defeated incumbent President George H. W. Bush and became the 42nd President of the Uni