December Newsletter | HACU honors two congressional staffers in Washington, D.C. and other HSI news
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December 7, 2023

HACU breaks ground on new San Antonio headquarters and Hispanic higher education institutes

HACU broke ground on its new headquarters in San Antonio, Texas on November 9, 2023. The ceremony held at the site of the future facility brought local and national higher education leadership to participate in the groundbreaking, including HACU Governing Board Members. More>>



HACU honors two congressional staffers in Washington, D.C.

HACU honored two congressional staff members, in appreciation for their exceptional dedication to supporting HACU's mission to Champion Hispanic Success in Higher Education on Dec. 1, 2023. More>>

Call for presentations deadline is Dec. 8 for HACU 14th International Conference

HACU has an extended deadline of Dec. 8, 2023, for Presentations for its 14th International Conference, “Innovation and Technology for an Inclusive and Diverse Workforce,” June 3-5, 2024, at Universidad de Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain. More>>

HACU on the Road visits Community College of Aurora

HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores and staff were in Aurora, Colorado on Nov. 14, 2023, as part of the HACU on the Road tour. The Community College of Aurora hosted the event on their campus for invited participants. More>>

HACU hosts Emerging Leaders event with University of Central Florida

HACU hosted an Emerging Leaders’ Summit with the University of Central Florida, aimed at preparing students for internships and career opportunities in various fields. The one-day event on Nov. 16, 2023, brought together over 100 students from area colleges and universities. More>>

Call for action to create a President’s Board of Advisors on Hispanic-Serving Institutions

HACU has made an appeal to President Biden to establish a President's Board of Advisors on Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs). The main objective of this board is to provide guidance on effective measures to ensure fair distribution of federal resources for HSIs, which will directly benefit more than 5.5 million students they educate. More>>

HACU announces four new members to its Governing Board for 2023-2024

HACU announces four new members to its Governing Board for 2023-2024. HACU Governing Board members serve two-year terms with the opportunity to be re-elected for a second term. More>>

HACU National Internship Program accepting applications for summer session

HACU is accepting applications from college students for the summer 2024 session of the HACU National Internship Program. Online application deadline is Feb. 2, 2024. More>>

HACU accepting scholarship applications

HACU Scholarship Program is currently accepting applications from eligible students for the LanguageCert International Student Scholarship. Deadline to apply is March 31, 2024. More>>

HACU holds Illinois Higher Education Convening

HACU held a California Hispanic-Serving Institution Convening on Oct. 29, 2023, addressing topics of “Common Themes Across Latinx Student Needs,” “Building Servingness,” “Leadership, Mentorship for Latinx Higher Education Professionals,” and “Affirmative Action and the Journey Forward.” More>>

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expand opportunities for Hispanic student success and improve the quality of higher education. #Give2HACU. More>>

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The Voice of Hispanic Higher Education magazine

Request for Title V program and other HSIs federal grant success for spring issue

Access the online issue here.


HACU Members - Please send us your national news.


HACU is accepting student success stories on Hispanic-Serving Institutions federal grant articles for The Voice of Hispanic Higher Education Magazine. For the spring issue, send us news about your new chancellors and presidents. Include links to your news release, logo, and hi-resolution photos in an email to


Submissions sent by January 29, 2024, will be considered for the spring issue.


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Announcements - Grants

Duques de Soria Foundation International Hispanism Award Deadline is Jan. 28, 2024.


100,000 Strong in the Americas CLIMA Grant Competition Deadline is Jan. 31, 2024.

Hispanic-Serving Institutions Education Grants Program Deadline is Feb. 8, 2024.


Computer and Information Science and Engineering Minority-Serving Institutions Research Expansion Program Deadline is Feb. 9, 2024.




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