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Take Advantage of CHCI's Hispanic Heritage Month's Early Bird Specials Before it's too Late

July 21, 2015

Don’t miss your chance to expand your network, learn from the nation’s leading experts and celebrate our highest honors during CHCI’s 2015 Hispanic Heritage Month events. Read more

Did You Miss the CHCI-Lumina Foundation Capitol Hill Education Policy Briefing?

July 20, 2015

On July 14, CHCI and the Lumina Foundation gathered more than 50 supporters and education policy experts for the 2015 Capitol Hill Education Policy Briefing—“College Affordability for Latino Students”—at the Rayburn House Office Building. Read more

Attention: Applications are Now Open for CHCI's 2016 Congressional Internship Programs

July 17, 2015

CHCI is seeking full-time college undergraduate students who are interested in participating in the Spring 2016 Congressional Internship Program. Interested candidates must complete the online application by November 6, 2015. Read more

CHCI Congratulates Rita Moreno for Being Selected to Receive the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors

July 16, 2015

CHCI congratulates Rita Moreno on her much deserved selection to receive a 2015 Kennedy Center Honor acknowledging her incomparable contributions to the arts. Read more

Look Who's Coming to CHCI's 2015 Hispanic Heritage Month Events!

July 15, 2015

CHCI Chair
Rep. Linda T. Sánchez

Rep. Pete Aguilar

Rep. Tony Cárdenas

Rep. Ruben Gallego

Rep. Raúl Grijalva

Rep. Michelle
Lujan Grisham

Rep. Loretta Sanchez

Rep. Albio Sires

Rep. Filemon Vela

CHCI’s annual Public Policy Conference assembles Latino leaders, federal and local elected officials, corporate and nonprofit leaders, and supporters to participate in timely discussions of major policy issues affecting the Latino community and the nation. Read more

Reps. Sanchez and Gallego Record Podcast on Latinos in Tech

July 10, 2015

As part of the CHCI Strategic Planning Weekend & Tech Community Summit in Silicon Valley, Reps. Loretta Sanchez and Ruben Gallego taped a podcast with A16Z on Latinos and the Tech Economy — Bridging the Gaps. During their conversation, they highlighted the important role that Hispanic organizations like CHCI play in bringing more Latinos into the tech industry. 

CHCI Alumni Association Launches Two New Alumni Chapters!

July 7, 2015

Last month, the CHCI Alumni Association (CHCI-AA) launched two new regional chapters in San Francisco/Bay Area, California and Denver, Colorado. They join the ranks of eight additional Alumni groups—spread out across the country—that carry on CHCI's mission of Educating, Empowering and Connecting the next generation of Latino leaders. Read more

More than 800 Opportunities Now Available!

July 7, 2015

Create your online profile today with CHCI NextOpp, the new and innovative online database that provides Latino students access to academic and professional opportunities from middle school to graduate school. Read more

Join Us for the 2015 CHCI-Lumina Foundation Capitol Hill Education Policy Briefing

July 6, 2015

Join CHCI and the Lumina Foundation for the 2015 Capitol Hill Education Policy Briefing—“College Affordability for Latino Students”—at the Rayburn House Office Building on July 14. Read more

CHCI Applauds the Actions of Its Partners Against Intolerance

July 6, 2015

CHCI is proud to thank our long-time supporters Comcast/NBCUniversal/Telemundo, Univision and Macy’s for their leadership in standing up against hate, defamation, and racism and for their commitment to our work to develop the next generation of Latino leaders. Read more