February 2, 2022

HACU statement on Senator Luján hospitalization 

SAN ANTONIO – The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities issued the following statement wishing U.S. Senator Ben Ray Luján (N.M.) a speedy and full recovery:

According to a statement issued yesterday by Carlos Sanchez, chief of staff to Senator Luján on the senator’s hospitalization after suffering a stroke, “He is currently being cared for at UNM Hospital, resting comfortably, and expected to make a full recovery.”

“Our thoughts are with Senator Luján who we are fortunate to be able to count on as a champion of students and Hispanic-Serving Institutions,” said HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores. “We wish him a speedy and full recovery and send our best wishes to his family.” 

About HACU
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, founded in 1986, represents more than 500 colleges and universities in the United States, Latin America, Spain and school districts throughout the U.S. HACU is the only national association representing existing and emerging Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs). The Association’s headquarters in San Antonio, Texas, with regional offices in Washington, D.C and Sacramento, California.