Latino Issues - Higher Education
Studies: Hispanic Youth Look for Acceptance, Often Turn to Gangs

Studies: Hispanic Youth Look for Acceptance, Often Turn to Gangs

by Associated Press | November 28, 2007
RALEIGH, N.C. Hispanic youths in North Carolina, struggling to find acceptance in U.S. culture [...] Read more
Rutgers University: Hispanic Children Have Least Access to Preschool

Rutgers University: Hispanic Children Have Least Access to Preschool

by Diverse online staff | November 21, 2007
Hispanic children lag behind other ethnic groups in access to preschool education, according to [...] Read more
Experts Urge ‘Culturally Competent’ Programs for Educating Hispanic Families

Experts Urge ‘Culturally Competent’ Programs for Educating Hispanic Families

by Diverse Online staff |
With an already exploding population growth, Hispanic people will have a growing impact on all [...] Read more
Just the Stats: Fewer Hispanics Study Music Than Other Groups

Just the Stats: Fewer Hispanics Study Music Than Other Groups

by Olivia Majesky-Pullmann |
Hispanics are less likely than their minority peers to participate in music education throughou [...] Read more
Rutgers University: Hispanic Children Have Least Access to Preschool

Rutgers University: Hispanic Children Have Least Access to Preschool

by Diverse Online Staff |
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. Hispanic children lag behind other ethnic groups in access to preschool e [...] Read more
Experts Urge ‘Culturally Competent’ Programs for Educating Hispanic Families

Experts Urge ‘Culturally Competent’ Programs for Educating Hispanic Families

by Association Press |
With an already exploding population growth, Hispanic people will have a growing impact on all [...] Read more
Just the Stats: Fewer Hispanics Study Music Than Other Groups

Just the Stats: Fewer Hispanics Study Music Than Other Groups

by Olivia Majesky-Pullmann |
Hispanics are less likely than their minority peers to participate in music education throughou [...] Read more
Texas School Board Member Wants Curriculum to Include More Hispanics

Texas School Board Member Wants Curriculum to Include More Hispanics

by Associated Press | November 14, 2007
BROWNSVILLE, Texas A Texas State Board of Education member said Monday that upcoming revisions [...] Read more
UCLA Study See Inequities for Latino Students

UCLA Study See Inequities for Latino Students

by Diverse Online Staff |
Latino students lag far behind White and Asian students on every indicator of school success [...] Read more
New Mexico Receives $3.5 Million Grant to Enhance Nursing Programs

New Mexico Receives $3.5 Million Grant to Enhance Nursing Programs

by Diverse Online Staff |
SANTA FE, N.M The New Mexico Higher Education Department has awarded $3.5 million to support n [...] Read more
California School Gets U.S. Grant to Enhance Programs Serving Hispanics

California School Gets U.S. Grant to Enhance Programs Serving Hispanics

by Diverse Online staff | November 7, 2007
The U.S. Department of Education has granted the University of La Verne in Southern California [...] Read more
Hispanic Students Thrive More in Culture of Community, Says Report

Hispanic Students Thrive More in Culture of Community, Says Report

by Diverse Online staff |
Hispanic students tend to succeed more at institutions where there is a culture of inclusivenes [...] Read more
Temple University Educator Chosen for Philadelphia School Reform Panel

Temple University Educator Chosen for Philadelphia School Reform Panel

by Diverse Online staff |
Dr. Heidi A. Ramirez, an education specialist who directs the Urban Education Collaborative at [...] Read more
Private Jersey College Grapples With Spate of Racial Incidents, Tragedies

Private Jersey College Grapples With Spate of Racial Incidents, Tragedies

by Diverse Online staff | November 5, 2007
TRENTON, N.J. Rider University, where officials are still dealing with three recent bias inci [...] Read more
Study: Kids of Immigration Raid Arrestees Face Mental Problems

Study: Kids of Immigration Raid Arrestees Face Mental Problems

by Associated Press |
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. Amid thousands of children around the country distraught over a parent arre [...] Read more