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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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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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Mexican Actress Vicky Araico Gives Immigrants A Voice In The UK.

By Victoria Cepeda Vicky Araico Casas is a down to earth theater actress that oozes confidence, purpose and pride of her Mexican roots.  She is the kind of person  that makes you feel lucky to be in her circle because 1) you will learn something valuable from her experience and 2) join her cause.  Above […]

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