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Telemundo’s “El Poder de Saber” Partners with NCLR & CHCI Promoting Education

Telemundo, a leading producer of high-quality content for Hispanics in the U.S. and audiences around the world, The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) have announced a joint partnership around the network’s 2011 multiplatform educational campaign “El Poder de Saber” continue reading »

MBA Scholarships & Fellowships Available Through National Society of Hispanic MBA’s

Spring is the season of graduation and new hires as universities graduate their newest class and Corporate America hires them as employees. The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA), t continue reading »

US Army Reserve Renews Partnership with LULAC Reinforcing its Education Committment to Hispanics

The U.S. Army and the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) have renewed their mutual commitment to helping prepare today's youth to become tomorrow's leaders. continue reading »

Racing for Education in on Track

Through a partnership with Diversity Motor Sports Racing, LLC CEO Terrance Alton Cox III and the Mary McLeod Bethune Legacy Preservation Institute, Inc., continue reading »

Harvard’s Partnership to Support Young Latino Leaders Gains Momentum

The Center for Public Leadership (CPL) at Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) has announced that increased support will enable a 40% increase in the number of participants continue reading »

Bureau of Educational & Cultural Affairs Host EducationUSA Forum

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs will host its second EducationUSA Forum to promote U.S. higher education overseas June 22-24 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC. continue reading »

Smithsonian Latino Program Offers Rich Summer Experience to HS Seniors

The Smithsonian Latino Center has selected 19 graduating seniors from throughout the country and Puerto Rico to participate in the Young Ambassadors Program, June 19 through July 29. continue reading »

‘Brinda al Exito’ Program Supports Hispanic Parents Leadership in Education

A large body of research indicates that the United States' economic and social well-being is directly linked to the development and attainment of the Hispanic community. continue reading »

Alliance for a Healthier Generation Receives $23 Million Grant to Expand Healthy Schools Program

The Alliance for a Healthier Generation, founded by the American Heart Association and the William J. Clinton Foundation, announced today it has received a $23.2 million grant from the Robert Wood Johnson continue reading »

Big Brothers, Big Sisters Launch College Mentoring Program for Hispanic Youth

Big Brothers Big Sisters has received a three-year $1,791,193 grant from The Goizueta Foundation to introduce Camino al Exito, an innovative mentoring program for Hispanic children. continue reading »

Proportionately More Young Hispanic Adults Getting HS Diplomas, Fewer Dropping Out Than Decade Ago

Proportionately more young Hispanic adults are completing high school and fewer are dropping out than were doing so a decade ago, according to an analysis of enrollment trends by the U.S. Census Bureau. continue reading »

Senate Dems & Hispanic Education Experts Meet to Find Ways to Improve Education System for Latinos

Today the Senate Democratic Hispanic Task Force discussed the state of education for Latinos, within the context of the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). One out of every five K-12 students in the United States is Latino, and their success is critical to the competitive future of this country. continue reading »

White House Details Next Step in Improving Academic Achievement of Latinos

Yesterday, more than a dozen new members of the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics were announced at the White House and later sworn-in at an official ceremony with U.S. Supreme Court Justice continue reading »

President Names 15 to Hispanic Education Advisory Commission

More than a dozen new members of the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics were announced at the White House and will be sworn-in tonight at an official ceremony with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor at the Smithsonian Castle. continue reading »

Diageo “Celebrate the Future” Hispanic Scholarship Program Accepting Applications

Diageo, the world's leading premium spirits, beer and wine company, recently launched its 2011 "Celebrate the Future" (CTF) Hispanic Scholarship Program. Now in its third year, continue reading »

With Few Exceptions Hispanics Earn Less, No Matter Their Undergraduate Major

A new study confirms that Hispanics make less—in some cases, much less—than their White and Asian counterparts, no matter what their undergraduate major. continue reading »

Budweiser & Anheuser-Busch Foundation Announce College Scholarships

The Vicente Fernandez 2011 U.S. tour, presented by Budweiser, kicks off this month. That means good news for local students in the 20 cities on the singing legend's much-anticipated 24-concert tour. continue reading »

Today ASPIRA “Makes the Future” and Celebrates its 50 Year Anniversary

ASPIRA is celebrating its 50th Anniversary Salute today, May 19, 2001, at Cipriani Wall Street to honor those who have had a significant impact on the Latino community and on ASPIRA. continue reading »

Dept. of Labor Awards $75.8 Million for YouthBuild Programs, Alternative Education Programs

From an event at a YouthBuild facility in Chicago, Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis today announced grants totaling $75,848,000 from fiscal year 2011 appropriations to fund 76 YouthBuild programs in 36 states, continue reading »

Telemundo Communications Announces Groundbreaking Academic Partnership

Telemundo Communications Group, Inc., a leading producer of high-quality content for Hispanics in the U.S. and audiences around the world, together with the School of Journalism and Mass Communication continue reading »