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Monday 24 September 2018
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Category: Education, Hot News, State/National News, Top Stories

Education Secretary Julia Keleher visits students at a school in Catano, Puerto Rico in March. PHOTO: NBC News

School Shut Downs and Anticipated Reform Result in Tense Puerto Rican Educational Climate

According to NBC News, “about a quarter” of Puerto Rican schools are closing down at the end of the year as a result of the...

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Anthony L. Jordan Health Center Employee Alleges Retaliatory Firing

By Staff – Former Anthony L. Jordan Health Center employee Kimberlee Frarey has recently alleged she was fired for alerting health...

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Volunteer Group Pueblo Sin Fronteras Helps Displaced Migrants Despite Risks

A group dedicated to helping migrants seek asylum in other countries has caught the disapproving attention of President Donald Trump....

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Puerto Rico Picks Up Tourism Momentum After Hurricane Relief, Other Areas Still Struggling

After experiencing months of downtime due to the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, the San Juan Marriott Resort and Stellaris Casino is once...

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MCC: School’s “Single Stop” Program Helps Disadvantaged Students Stay in College

By Staff – Now in its second year, Monroe Community College’s “Single Stop” program is helping disadvantaged students stay...

Latinx Communities Mobilized And Marched As A Part Of March For Our Lives

A large number of Latinx students and families mobilized together this past Saturday, March 24, as a part of the nationwide March for Our...

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Posturing for Presidency? Vice President Biden Hosts Talk With Key Latino Leaders in Florida

Miami, FL — The past couple years, we’ve been met with political turmoil that’s another level of tense. Divisive, charged...

Six Months After Hurricane, Puerto Ricans Rally in D.C.

It has been six months since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, and many residents are still without power. Because of this, many frustrated...

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Rochester Congresswoman Louise Slaughter Passes; Funeral Details Announced

By Staff – Rochester Congresswoman Louise Slaughter passed away recently, after a fall near her D.C. home, at the age of 88....

Study Shows Alarming Gap Between Latino Teachers and Students

Recent studies have found that there are three times as many Latino students as there are Latino teachers, despite Latino teachers’...