Posts tagged: Hurricane Maria - Diverse

Puerto Rico’s Higher Ed Institutions Show Resilience After 2017 Hurricanes

by | October 1, 2019 In September 2017, hurricanes Irma and Maria blasted through Puerto Rico and wrecked Inter Amer Read more

Education Insiders Among FBI Indictments in Puerto Rico

| July 13, 2019
Two former top officials in Puerto Rico are named in an unsealed corruption indictment for alle [...] Read more

CUNY Students Train for Puerto Rico Post-Maria Rebuilding

| May 28, 2019
In preparation for traveling to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico to help with rebuilding efforts, [...] Read more

Dr. José Caraballo-Cueto: Problem Solver

by | January 31, 2019
The aftermath of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico affected everyone living on the island. Dr. Jos [...] Read more

Genocide to Exodus: Why the Average Joe Should Care About Puerto Rico

by | July 6, 2018
Puerto Rico and the ongoing colonization of the island is nothing new. 1898 marks the official [...] Read more

The Urgency of Supporting the University of Puerto Rico

by | May 2, 2018
The economic crisis in Puerto Rico is a humanitarian issue. Puerto Ricans on the island are Ame [...] Read more

Academia’s Investment in Diversity Can Enhance Disaster Science

by Nicole Errett | January 17, 2018
A series of devastating natural disasters in 2017 brought attention to the fact that extreme we [...] Read more

Students from Puerto Rico Can Get Free Semester at Cornell

by Associated Press | October 31, 2017
ITHACA, N.Y. — Cornell University is offering a free semester of study for up to 58 students [...] Read more

Brown University Enrolls Students from Puerto Rico Tuition Free

by Associated Press | October 25, 2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Brown University is enrolling up to 50 students from the University of Pue [...] Read more