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October 05, 2017

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Research Partnerships available from the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

American Association for the Advancement of Science fellowship program is a yearlong assignment in a selected area of the executive, legislative, or judicial branch of the federal government in Washington, D.C.

Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Program assists U.S. higher education institutions in expanding programs of academic exchange.
HSIs encouraged to apply.
2018-19 Proposal Deadline: Oct.16, 2017.

Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship Program for students focused in high-performance computing research at The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Health Services Research internships through SUMR program at University of Pennsylvania. Open to rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors interested in exploring the field of health services research. The SUMR 2018 program will run for 12 weeks from May 29 through Aug. 17. Apply by Feb. 1.

The NSF is inviting faculty to register as a potential 2018 Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) panelist.

ART. Art competition sponsored by Centro Cívico S-MART and The University of Texas at El Paso. Contact Kadoyle@utep.edu, cortazarenrique@live.com; or patricia.arellano14@yahoo.com for more info.

Events

Conferences 


Oct. 13, 2017, Deadline to register online for: 
Exhibitors,
-16th Annual Latino Higher Education Leadership Institute
-Third PreK-12/Higher Education Collaboration Symposium 
-Sixth Annual Deans' Forum on Hispanic Higher Education
-Trustees' Forum


Employment

HACU Career Opportunities

Resources

 

The Voice Magazine

Cover shot of the summer edition.
In the mail late June.

Ad deadlines

America Reads Spanish
Issue #127 (September 2017)



Other HACU News online at www.hacu.net 

HACU hosts Congressional HSI Caucus briefing with members of Congress 
HACU convened a Congressional Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Caucus briefing on Oct. 4, 2017, in Washington, D.C. The focus of the briefing was to inform policy makers and their staffs about the value and impact of HSIs while encouraging more members of Congress to join the HSI Caucus. More>>
 

Headlines

HACU to host its Annual Capitol Forum in D.C.
Mark you calendars for April 9-10, 2018, when HACU hosts its
23rd Annual Capitol Forum on Hispanic Higher Education at the
Washington Marriott at Metro Center in D.C. Early bird registration rates are available through Jan. 22
. Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities are also available. More>>


HACU National Internship Program (HNIP) celebrates 25 years
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities National Internship Program (HNIP) celebrated its 25th anniversary with a reception on Oct. 4, 2017, at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center in D.C. More>>

HACU on the Road visits California State University, Long Beach
HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores addressed the state of Hispanic higher education during a HACU on the Road event on Sept. 27, 2017, at California State University, Long Beach. More>>

Students learn about science, math fields at HACU STEM Summit HACU hosted a free STEM Summit preparing Latino students for corporate internships and jobs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. More>>


The HACU/U.S. Army University Tour hosted at UTSA
More than 600 area high school students from the San Antonio area were among the participants in the 15th HACU/U.S. Army University Tour at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) on Sept. 25, 27-29, 2017. More>>

College students gaining experience in federal government through HACU National Internship Program
HACU has partnered with federal agency sponsors to provide 124 college students with paid fall internships at federal agencies across the nation through the HACU National Internship Program. More>>


Nine students awarded Café Bustelo® El Café Del Futuro Scholarships totaling $45,000 
HACU has selected nine students from HACU-member institutions to each receive a Café Bustelo® El Café del Futuro Scholarship of $5,000. More>>  


HACU Advocacy Center News  
Individuals seeking a draft letter to encourage your representatives to join the Congressional HSI Caucus can visit HACU's online advocacy center, or if your member is a co-chair, thank them for their leadership.

Submit your Title V program success stories
HACU is soliciting success stories about how Title V program funding has made a difference for students on your campus. Stories submitted will be considered for publishing in an upcoming issue of The Voice of Hispanic Higher Education magazine. We accept up to 500 word count with a university logo and photos. Email content or questions to news@hacu.net. Submissions are requested by Oct. 29.

Support HACU's Annual Giving Campaign  
Please consider supporting HACU with a tax-deductible gift in 2017. Help us expand the opportunities we offer for students. Donate here today or on Giving Tuesday. You can also support HACU when you shop on Amazon Smile.