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Protesting Students in Puerto Rico Committed to Saving Higher Ed Access

Protesting Students in Puerto Rico Committed to Saving Higher Ed Access

by Catherine Morris | May 15, 2017
Students on strike in the University of Puerto Rico system have settled in for the long haul as [...] Read more
Rodriguez: Diaz Epitomizes Education and Responsibility

Rodriguez: Diaz Epitomizes Education and Responsibility

by Roberto Rodriguez | May 12, 2017
How time flies. Watching Cynthia Diaz at this year's Centro Guerrero convocation at the Univers [...] Read more
Puerto Rico’s Financial Crisis Wallops University System

Puerto Rico’s Financial Crisis Wallops University System

by Catherine Morris | May 10, 2017
Puerto Rico’s fiscal control board is proposing to cut the university system’s budget by ne [...] Read more
Eight Steps to Establish Support Systems for Undocumented Students

Eight Steps to Establish Support Systems for Undocumented Students

by Kevin Escudero | May 8, 2017
This current uncertainty of protections afforded under the DACA program underscores the need fo [...] Read more
Low-income, Minority Students Lag in High School Grad Rates

Low-income, Minority Students Lag in High School Grad Rates

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press | May 3, 2017
  WASHINGTON — Despite rising national graduation rates, low-income and minority student [...] Read more
Rodriguez: Teaching, Selling or Consuming Cinco de Mayo

Rodriguez: Teaching, Selling or Consuming Cinco de Mayo

by Roberto Rodriguez | May 2, 2017
It is a time when we are bombarded by messages to drink and party and wear big sombreros and pu [...] Read more
Hispanic Leadership Pipeline Proving Vital

Hispanic Leadership Pipeline Proving Vital

by Ted Martinez Jr. and Susan A. Herney | April 26, 2017
Programs that prepare Hispanic role models for executive leadership are of increasing importanc [...] Read more
Rodriguez: Liberation or Social Justice?

Rodriguez: Liberation or Social Justice?

by Roberto Rodriguez | April 24, 2017
The Chicano Movement did not use the term “social justice,” though it was very much a part [...] Read more
Education Advocates Uneasily Awaiting Trump Budget

Education Advocates Uneasily Awaiting Trump Budget

by Catherine Morris |
“I’ve been in higher education for a long time, but I’ve not seen this level of uncertain [...] Read more
Rodriguez: Resistance or Permanent State of Insurrection?

Rodriguez: Resistance or Permanent State of Insurrection?

by Roberto Rodriguez | April 16, 2017
People of Mexican descent that live in this country, live in a permanent state of dehumanizatio [...] Read more
Rodriguez: Do All Lives Matter?

Rodriguez: Do All Lives Matter?

by Roberto Rodriguez | April 10, 2017
It was a great forum and a great dialogue, but in a sense, it was the wrong question. The reaso [...] Read more
Diverse Conversations: What Minority High School Students Need to Know About College

Diverse Conversations: What Minority High School Students Need to Know About College

by Matthew Lynch | March 29, 2017
What minority students are taught in high school about the college experience has a major impac [...] Read more
Napolitano to Send ‘Strong’ Message on Mexico Trip

Napolitano to Send ‘Strong’ Message on Mexico Trip

by Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press | March 23, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO — University of California President Janet Napolitano is crossing the border ne [...] Read more
Rodriguez: Re-indigenization is Underway

Rodriguez: Re-indigenization is Underway

by Roberto Rodriguez | March 22, 2017
To understand the significance of re-indigenization, one needs to understand its anti-thesis: t [...] Read more
Investigation: Ex-UTSA President Romo ‘Likely’ Sexually Harassed Women

Investigation: Ex-UTSA President Romo ‘Likely’ Sexually Harassed Women

by Catherine Morris | March 21, 2017
An internal investigation into former University of Texas at San Antonio president Dr. Ricardo [...] Read more