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Tag: Latino

Taking Hispanic Heritage Celebrations to a Higher Level

President Lyndon Johnson first established Hispanic Heritage Week in 1968 as a time of commemoration. In 1988, President Ronald Reagan expanded it to a 30-day period, from...

Hispanic-Centered Healthcare: Creating a Bilingual, Culturally Competent Pharmacy Workforce

According to a 2013 Pew Research Center survey, approximately 48 percent of the 38.7 million Hispanic adults living in the United States have limited...

Google Gives $1M to Increase Silicon Valley Workforce Diversity

Multinational technology company Google announced Friday that its philanthropic arm, Google.org, will award $1 million to two Latino-serving nonprofit organizations in Silicon Valley that...

UWM Reaches Out to Prospective Latino, Hispanic Students by Speaking Spanish

As the Hispanic and Latino population continues to increase, colleges and universities are doing more to market to and recruit these students by speaking...