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Group Wants Hate-crime Inquiry into Mexican Flag Incident at the University of New Mexico

Group Wants Hate-crime Inquiry into Mexican Flag Incident at the University of New Mexico

by Associated Press | October 10, 2007
ALBUQUERQUE The New Mexico League of United Latin American Citizens has asked state and feder [...] Read more
Tennessee universities take steps to recruit more Hispanics

Tennessee universities take steps to recruit more Hispanics

by Associated Press |
NASHVILLE Tenn. Universities across Tennessee are taking steps to recruit more Hispanics to di [...] Read more

New Report: College Readiness of Latino Students Improving

by Michelle J. Nealy |
Latino high school graduates are more prepared for college and workforce training than they wer [...] Read more
Hispanic graduation rate at the University of Maryland lagging

Hispanic graduation rate at the University of Maryland lagging

by Associated Press | October 9, 2007
The six-year graduation rate among Hispanic students at the University of Maryland is lagging b [...] Read more
Hispanic graduation rate at the University of Maryland lagging

Hispanic graduation rate at the University of Maryland lagging

by Associated Press | October 3, 2007
The six-year graduation rate among Hispanic students at the University of Maryland is lagging b [...] Read more

A Historical Omission

by Reginald Stuart | October 1, 2007
Dr. Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez and colleagues were puzzled to learn of a major World War II documen [...] Read more

Keeping the DREAM Alive

by Dina M. Horwedel |
A state reciprocity agreement facilitates in-state tuition for undocumented students in New Mex [...] Read more
House Votes to Expand Health Insurance for Children Despite Bush Veto Threat

House Votes to Expand Health Insurance for Children Despite Bush Veto Threat

by Associated Press | September 30, 2007
WASHINGTON The House voted Tuesday to expand health insurance for children, but the Democrati [...] Read more
The Top Hispanic-serving Degree Producers

The Top Hispanic-serving Degree Producers

by Olivia Majesky-Pullmann |
Each year, when we publish our list of Top 100 undergraduate degree producers, we get calls fro [...] Read more

Question Regarding Student Drug Use Returns in FAFSA Debate

by Charles Dervarics |
Opponents say the provision disproportionately affects low-income, minority students. [...] Read more
Contractor Sued Over Alleged Harassment of Hispanic Workers

Contractor Sued Over Alleged Harassment of Hispanic Workers

by Associated Press |
PETALUMA, Calif. A construction contractor was sued based on allegations that a supervisor ref [...] Read more

Education for a Democracy: Money, Green Card Not Required

by Dr. Gilda L. Ochoa | September 28, 2007
Today, in the midst of increasing political measures to deny basic rights and services to immig [...] Read more

Getting to Know Melody Rodriguez

by Melinda Copp |
When Melody Rodriguez came to the United States from Merida, Venezuela, at the age of 17, she d [...] Read more

Latina women and higher education – making it happen

by Dina M. Horwedel | September 24, 2007
Four Latinas discuss how they, against the odds, realized their higher education and profession [...] Read more
Tennessee universities take steps to recruit more Hispanics

Tennessee universities take steps to recruit more Hispanics

by Associated Press | September 23, 2007
NASHVILLE Tenn. Universities across Tennessee are taking steps to recruit more Hispanics to di [...] Read more