LULAC Invites to Apply to the NBCUniversal/LNESC National Scholarship

Deadline: August 1, 2016 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc. (LNESC) invites qualified rising college juniors and seniors to apply to the NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship. The program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding Latino students with an interest in the media and entertainment industry to pursue a bachelor’s degree at a… Leer más LULAC Invites to Apply to the NBCUniversal/LNESC National Scholarship

LULAC Celebrates Immigrant Heritage Month

June is Immigrant Heritage Month and LULAC is joining Welcome.us and celebrating the diversity that truly makes America great. Check out this video featuring Lupita Nyong’o, Wilmer Valderrama, Rosario Dawson, Miguel and many more as they celebrate Immigrant Heritage Month. To join the conversation, share your immigrant heritage story on Facebook and Twitter using #IAmAnImmigrant.

Dr. Nelson Díaz-Pomar, President of “El Latino Americano” Magazine is Elected Officer of LULAC

Photo: LULAC. Dr. Nelson Díaz-Pomar (Primero de la derecha) Elected Officers of LULAC FL District 3, Miami, are taking their oath of office. Roberto Canino LULAC International Ambassador is taking their oath. District Director is Mari Corugedo, Deputy Dist. Director for women,Edna E Canino; Deputy District Director, Libby Perez; Deputy Dist. Director for Young Adults, Renier… Leer más Dr. Nelson Díaz-Pomar, President of “El Latino Americano” Magazine is Elected Officer of LULAC

Roberta Jacobson Confirmada como Embajador de EE.UU. en México

El jueves, el Senado de EE.UU. confirmó finalmente a Roberta Jacobson como embajadora de EE.UU.  en México, poniendo fin a casi una suspensión de un año a pesar del apoyo bipartidista para proceder a confirmar. En respuesta, el presidente nacional de LULAC Roger C. Rocha, Jr. emitió la siguiente declaración: “LULAC felicita Roberta Jacobson en… Leer más Roberta Jacobson Confirmada como Embajador de EE.UU. en México

Resolution to Encourage States to Designate a State Seal of Biliteracy for Students with Demonstrated High Levels of Proficiency in One or More Languages in Addition to English

WHEREAS, 84 years ago, the founders of the League of Latin American Citizens, (LULAC) joined together to establish an organization that would become the largest, oldest and successful Hispanic civil rights and service organization in the United States, and WHEREAS, proficiency in multiple languages is critical in enabling effective participation in a global political, social,… Leer más Resolution to Encourage States to Designate a State Seal of Biliteracy for Students with Demonstrated High Levels of Proficiency in One or More Languages in Addition to English

Legal Protections Must be Extended to Refugee Children of Central America

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – According to recent federal statistics, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement issued deportation orders to over 7,700 children without giving any of those children the benefit of counsel or even the opportunity to appear in court and state their case. In the fall of 2013, an unprecedented number of children fled El… Leer más Legal Protections Must be Extended to Refugee Children of Central America

Crece voto latino en Iowa 270%

Fuente:noticierosgrem Washington DC, Estados Unidos (03/02/ 2016).- La participación latina empieza a romper récords en la actual campaña electoral estadounidense. Más de 13 mil hispanos acudieron a las asambleas partidistas de Iowa para definir a los candidatos demócrata y republicano, un aumento de 270 por ciento respecto a los 3 mil 500 latinos que establecieron… Leer más Crece voto latino en Iowa 270%

Univision News and Lulac to Host Presidential Candidates Forum

The leading Democratic and Republican candidates will face off before a live audience at the LULAC 87th Annual Convention and Exposition in Washington, D.C. WHAT: Univision News and the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) have partnered to present a forum with the final Democratic and Republican presidential candidates. The forum will take place… Leer más Univision News and Lulac to Host Presidential Candidates Forum

Republicans’ Latest Remarks on Immigration

Picture: The Associated Press Written by Carla Saskia Sanchez, Political Science at Florida State University  (Tallahassee, Florida) On the eve of Veterans Day, the top eight presidential candidates of the Republican Party battled it out in Milwaukee. One of the most argued-on topics of the night was immigration – illegal and not. Of course, the first question… Leer más Republicans’ Latest Remarks on Immigration