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We Need More Latinos Involved In Math & Science

By Jean Rockford Aguilar-Valdez of NewsTaco.com I have a proposition for us Latinos. A revolution of sorts, and one that is ripe for the making: Latinos need to become a force to be reckoned with in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). A recent report showed that over the past 10 years, jobs in science, […]

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We are Unrelenting On Education

By Efrain Nieves While all of us have been celebrating our population growth in the United States a dire statistics is creeping up like a nightmare. The news is grim and  affects most low income families. Education is a sensitive topic that many feel we are pushing too hard. We ask ourselves, what does it matter if […]

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Raising the Bar: Harvard Sees Surge in Latino Enrollment

by Efrain Nieves and Victoria Cepeda Harvard College has accepted 2,158 students where 12.1 percent are Latinos according to boston.com. Harvard did not provide past numbers of enrolled Latinos but does state “it is likely that the percentages of African-American and Latino students are records.”  The overall Latino college enrollment is rising. In 2007, the percentage […]

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