Hispanic - Higher Education

Call to Action Sent Sánchez Down Path to Presidency

by Gia Savage | October 4, 2017
A protest as an undergraduate student prompted Frank Sánchez to look into master’s and Ph.D. [...] Read more

Carmen Suarez: Diversity and Inclusion Work Evolving

by Catherine Morris | October 3, 2017
Dr. Carmen Suarez, vice president for global diversity and inclusion at Portland State Universi [...] Read more

Serrata’s Rise to Presidency a Positive Change in Plans

by Catherine Morris | October 2, 2017
He would have been content pursuing his vocation as a student affairs and enrollment manager in [...] Read more

Fresno State President Takes Pride in Identifying With Students

by Catherine Morris | September 28, 2017
Like many of the students he currently serves at Fresno State, President Joseph I. Castro was t [...] Read more

Accessibility Is Hallmark of Vargas Presidency

by Joseph Hong | September 21, 2017
Dr. Carlos Vargas-Aburto, president of Southeast Missouri State University and a new citizen, b [...] Read more

A First at Fisk: Tanya Torres Steps Into Groundbreaking Role

by Reginald Stuart | September 20, 2017
As the 2017-18 school year starts, Tanya Torres debuts as president of Fisk’s Student Governm [...] Read more

Organizations Call for DeVos to Halt Student Loan Policy Changes

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 19, 2017
The regulatory changes being pursued by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in the student [...] Read more

Survey: Millennials Divided Over Goal of Public School Education

by Catherine Morris | September 12, 2017
A GenForward survey found that millennials are split on the fundamental issue of what the main [...] Read more

California Leaders Pledge $30M for Young Immigrants

by Sophia Bollag, Associated Press |
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Jerry Brown and top lawmakers announced Tuesday that the [...] Read more

New Report Brings Facts to Light on Minority Serving Institutions

by Gia Savage | September 6, 2017
The Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions report, backed by a campaign that utilized 52 [...] Read more

Trump Leaks Darken DACA Future

by Emil Guillermo | September 4, 2017
President Trump’s intention to end DACA, but give Congress six months to fix the policy, amou [...] Read more

Undocumented Serrano Puts His Fear Out Front

by Gia Savage | August 30, 2017
Moises Serrano’s Forbidden: Undocumented and Queer in Rural America depicts portions of his l [...] Read more

Guillermo: Trump Must Not Shut Off Dream of DACA

by Emil Guillermo | August 28, 2017
We are coming up to a major game of chicken over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. [...] Read more

Garcia Feels Most Effective on Front Lines of Higher Education

by Monica Levitan | August 23, 2017
Although Dr. Gina Ann Garcia is an advocate for equity and diversity, she didn’t always know [...] Read more

Program to Help Guide Hispanic Prep Students to College

by Gia Savage | July 25, 2017
The Hispanic Student College Institute is aimed at helping students become better prepared for [...] Read more