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First Hispanic UT Chancellor receives national honor

First Hispanic UT Chancellor receives national honor Last week, Rep. Rubén Hinojosa, D-Mercedes, chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), announced Dr. Francisco Cigarroa will be the recipient of The Chair’s Award, one of CHCI’s highest honors presented to one “who has dedicated his or her public or private career to improving the lives of Hispanic Americans.” […]

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The Power of Latino Leadership by Juana Bordas

By Victoria Cepeda Few times will you come across a book that will lay down the foundations of our history while outlining a clear path to building leadership skills than when reading Juana Bordas‘ highly acclaimed and widely endorsed masterpiece “The Power of Latino Leadership.”  It’s the Latino essential guide on how to lead effectively. “Latinos are acculturating, […]

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Picture of the Day: Divided by a Fence

By Victoria Cepeda Looking at the front cover of today’s NYT (paper) is a stark reminder of the human toll that undocumented immigration leaves in families, particularly children and young adults such as our Dreamers. Photo courtesy of NYTimes.com Families do not chose to be poor or displaced by governments that fail them. While our […]

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