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September 10, 2014

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Special rate for HACU members for DiversityInc upcoming events. Click here for PDF offer.

International and Foreign Language Education Grants for Minority-Serving Institutions.

HACU-IES Abroad Merit/Need-based Scholarship. Spring/Calendar year deadline Oct. 25.

Special rate for HACU members who sign on with American Student Assistance  SALT.



NASA HBCU-MSI Partnerships Meeting, Sept. 17, 2014, Huntsville, AL.

Oct. 4, 2014
13th Annual Latino Higher Education Leadership Institute
Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

Oct. 7, 2014
Third Annual Deans’ Forum on Hispanic Higher Education
8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel



America Reads Spanish (July/Aug)

Advancing Competency-Based Pathways To College and Career Readiness Series The Imperative for State Leadership
(Source: Achieve)

Univision's special, Entérate y Gana – Edición: Padres y Maestros airs 9/20 at 5 p.m. ET.

The Fall edition cover:

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, HSIs Week 2014
During Hispanic Heritage Month, National Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) Week  will be observed Sept. 14-20.The Hispanic College Quiz show, featuring students from HACU member institutions, airs Sept. 13 - Oct. 19. More>>


Title V Developing HSIs Program award recipients announced
Congratulations to 2014 recipients announced by The U.S. Department of Education for the Title V Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program. More>>  

Call for Proposals: HACU International Conference  
Share your insights on key topics and issues facing institutions in one of five tracks to be offered at HACU's 11th International Conference: 100,000 Strong in the Americas: Challenges and Opportunities for a More Prosperous and Fair Hemisphere, Feb. 25-27, 2015 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. English or Spanish Proposal Deadline: Sept. 15. More>>

HACU President speaks at higher education events in Costa Rica and Guanajuato
HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores will be a speaker at higher education international events in Costa Rica on Sept. 9-10, and Guanajuato on Sept. 12, 2014. More>> 

Flores was recently named to the 2014 Latino Leaders 101 Most Influential Latinos. More>> 

HACU receives Best in America Seal of Excellence
HACU is one of the Best Charities in America, according to the Independent Charities of America who granted the Best in America Seal of Excellence to the Association. HACU is among the participants in various giving programs, including: La HACHE de HACU and the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC #10477). More>>

HACU 28th Annual Conference Program now available
The program for HACU's Annual Conference is available online, click here. Sept. 12 is the last day to register online and/or book an exhibit space. Onsite registration will be available. HACU's Annual Conference takes place Oct. 4-6 at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel. Thanks to HACU's Annual Conference Sponsors and Partners!

HACU on the Road travels to Puerto Rico
HACU President was recently in Ponce, Puerto Rico as part of a "HACU on the Road" event hosted by Pontificia Universidad Católica de Puerto Rico (PUCPR) and its president Jorge Iván Vélez-Arocho, Ph.D. On Sept. 4, 2014, a meeting with The Honorable David Bernier, Secretary of State of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico also took place. More>>                                   Video News Source: PUCPR

IPEDS Workshop to be offered as a preconference event, Oct. 4 
There's still spaces available for the IPEDS Workshop taking place on Oct. 4 in Denver, Colorado. More>>

Special rate for HACU members: AHSIE’s HSI Grantsmanship Institute, Oct. 2-4 
The AHSIE institute will take place Oct. 2-4, 2014, prior to HACU's Annual Conference in Denver, Colo. The Institute offers interactive, hands-on training through technical assistance workshops on the full spectrum of achieving HSI status, competing for the upcoming 2015/16 Title V competition, and project administrationClick here for PDF offer.  

HACU/U.S. Army University Tour heads to UNM
Approximately 600 high school students are taking part in the HACU/U.S. Army University Tour at The University of New Mexico (UNM), September 8-11, 2014. More>>