August 27, 2019
HACU Webinar: Hispanic Educational Resources and Empowerment (HERE) Act of 2019
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities will offer a free webinar on September 4, 2019, from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. EST. The webinar will provide an overview of the Hispanic Educational Resources and Empowerment (HERE) Act of 2019 and its impact on Hispanic-Serving Institutions.
The HERE Act proposes a new grant program, authorized at $150 million, under Title V of the Higher Education Act. The program would provide support for several activities between HSIs and what the bill defines as Hispanic-Serving School Districts. Some of the supported activities include the following:
HACU Government Relations staff will provide updates on what you need to know about the Hispanic Educational Resources and Empowerment (HERE) Act of 2019 and will follow with a question and answer period. Click here to register.
Alicia Diaz, interim chief advocacy officer, HACU
John Aguilar, executive director of legislative affairs, HACU
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