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July 12, 2018

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2018 ExxonMobil Study Abroad Innovation Competition.

2019-2020 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Opportunities in Europe/Eurasia. 
Application Deadline: August 1.

Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) virtual internships. Apply by July 31.

2018 National Seminar and Tabletop Exercise for Institutions of Higher Education (NTTX) application.




HACU headquarters in San Antonio, TX - Senior vice president/chief operating officer. Information click here.


America Reads Spanish
Issue #135 (June 2018)

Minority Serving Institutions as Engines of Upward Mobility
Postsecondary Enrollment Before, During, and Since the Great Recession

Cover shot of the summer edition

Request for 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 Submissions are requested by July 31.

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HACU accepting application for Deloitte’s $10,000 leadership award for an accounting student to be recognized at HACU’s Annual Conference
HACU and Deloitte LLP have announced applications will be accepted from eligible undergraduate accounting students for a $10,000 Jorge Caballero Student Leadership Award. More>>   


Call for presentations announced for 2019 HACU International Conference
HACU has announced the Call for Presentations for its 13th International Conference, “University Resilience and Renaissance: The Challenge of Climate Change and Other Global Shifts,” May 1-3, 2019, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. More>>

Recruiting and retaining Hispanic students the focus of HACU’s Seventh Annual Deans’ Forum
HACU has released the agenda for its Seventh Annual Deans’ Forum on Hispanic Higher Education, a post-conference event of HACU's 32nd Annual Conference. More>>

HACU 17th Annual Latino Higher Education Leadership Institute agenda and speakers announced
HACU has announced the agenda of its 17th Annual Latino Higher Education Leadership Institute, pre-conference event taking place on Oct. 6, 2018, at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, Georgia. More>>

¡Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund student program merges with HACU student programs
HACU has announced that student programs once offered by the ¡Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund have merged with the Association’s student programs. More>>

Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week to be observed Sept. 17-23, 2018
HACU has announced National Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) week will be observed Sept. 17-23, 2018. The observance takes place during National Hispanic Heritage Month, celebrated Sept. 15-Oct. 15. More>>

HACU President Antonio R. Flores gives commencement speech at SUAGM, South Florida Campus
HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores was in Miami, Florida to serve as the commencement speaker for Sistema Universitario Ana G. Méndez (SUAGM) More>> 

HACU 32nd Annual Conference App now available
HACU mobile device app #HACU18 for its 32nd Annual Conference, October 6-8, 2018, at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, GA., is now available for download from Apple and Android app stores. More>>

Selection committee for the 14th Annual ¡Lánzate! Travel Award Program meets at HACU headquarters
The selection committee for the 14th Annual ¡Lánzate! / Take Off! Travel Program, offered by Southwest Airlines in conjunction with HACU, met in San Antonio, Texas, at HACU's headquarters  More>> 

HACU president speaks at Hispanic Leaders program in San Antonio
HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores was a speaker on a panel discussing “Education, science, and mobility.”  More>> 

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HACU Advocacy Center News  

Urge your Member of Congress to join the HSI Caucus
Ask your member of Congress to join the Congressional Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Caucus. With the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act underway, the Caucus will be essential for advocacy for federal resources for HSIs. Click here to contact your member of Congress.

HACU and 26 organizations oppose H.R. 6136, calling for legislation that supports DREAMers, protects family unity
HACU and 26 organizations that collectively represent millions of Americans strongly opposed the Border Security and Immigration Reform Act of 2018 More>> 

For other Capitol Hill updates including the DREAM Act click here.

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