Hispanic - Higher Education

CCNY, UTEP Team Up to Increase Hispanic Faculty in STEM

by Gia Savage | July 6, 2017
City College of New York and the University of Texas at El Paso have joined forces in an effort [...] Read more

Experts: Colleges’ Media Messages Need Diverse Appeal

by Catherine Morris | June 27, 2017
As the U.S. looks ahead to a “majority-minority” future, colleges and universities ought to [...] Read more

Researchers Look to Census Data for Keys to Improving Educational Outcomes

by Monica Levitan | June 25, 2017
A new report examines racial inequity in education and offers recommendations based off of rese [...] Read more

SUNY Albany Appoints its First Latino President

by Gia Savage | June 21, 2017
The State University of New York at Albany has tapped a prominent Latino administrator to lead [...] Read more

Arizona Court Overturns In-state Tuition for DREAMERs

by Bob Christie, Associated Press | June 20, 2017
PHOENIX  — The Arizona Court of Appeals says young immigrants granted deferred deportation s [...] Read more

Rodriguez: The X in LatinX

by Roberto Rodriguez | June 7, 2017
This development has happened due to issues relating to the fluidity of gender — a recognitio [...] Read more

University of Puerto Rico Reopening as Students End Protest

by Catherine Morris | June 6, 2017
After more than 50 days of a sustained strike that suspended campus activities altogether, stud [...] Read more

Rodriguez: Affirming a Macehual or Gente de Maiz Identity

by Roberto Rodriguez | June 5, 2017
A couple years ago, someone from California wrote me to tell me that: “Mexicans are taking ov [...] Read more

Rodriguez: Arizona Court to Decide What We Can Learn

by Roberto Rodriguez | May 22, 2017
The long-anticipated trial to determine whether there were racial motivations in terminating Tu [...] Read more

Leaders of Minority-Serving Institutions Ask Congress to Bolster Pell Grant

by Catherine Morris and Monica Levitan | May 17, 2017
The presidents and chancellors of 10 minority-serving institutions called on members of Congres [...] Read more

Title IV Funds Withheld from 5 Campuses in Puerto Rico During Strike

by Catherine Morris |
Adding to the University of Puerto Rico’s financial woes, the Department of Education has res [...] Read more

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

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

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

by Kevin Escudero | May 8, 2017
This current uncertainty of protections afforded under the DACA program underscores the need fo [...] Read more