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  The collegiate staff of The Venture reflect on their experiences during 9/11. Though many were still too young to comprehend the full scope of the tragedy at the time, the experience has had a profound effect on their lives. Students are from the University of Houston unless otherwise noted. …

  El estado actual de la educación universitaria parece distanciarse más y más de su propósito implícito: la educación y cultivación de un ser humano para que de la universidad parta a un mejor futuro, llenando así sus expectativas de vida complementado por un ámbito profesional en el que se …

  The respected Pew Hispanic Center in Washington recently released an exhaustive report on Hispanic media. Fine report, great data. The conclusion: “Hispanic media” are doing well – better than English language media in terms of revenues, circulation and number of media companies. However, in describing Spanish language media, the …

    On the heels of the Hope and SEIU endorsement, Criselda Romero, candidate for District J, received the support and endorsement of the Harris County AFL-CIO. “There are many challenges facing our workers today, and the Harris County AFL-CIO is an organization dedicated to making their voice heard on …

  A record number of students applied to the UH this fall. Total applicants for the 2011 fall semester have increased by more than 12 percent compared to this time last year.  To date, nearly 41,000 applications have been filed from potential students. “Naturally, we appreciate this substantial rise in …

Five Texas cities made the list of top cities for young Latinos 18-34. Boston took the top spot because of its diversity, low unemployment and college graduation rates for Latinos.

    PBS celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with new shows and encore performances of programming that highlight Hispanic culture and history. Below you’ll find a listing of the shows PBS plans to air.     GREAT PERFORMANCES “Placido Domingo: My Favorite Roles” Friday, September 23, 2011, 9:00-10:30 p.m. ET, HD Placido …

    As of June 27, 2011 the US has lost over 6,000 soldiers in wars in the Middle East. Texas accounts for 664 of those deaths. This pdf document was obtained from the Department of Defense. It breaks down the casualties by state and operation. (use the pdf viewer …

    Consulado General de Argentina Cónsul: Daniel Deodato 2200 West Loop South, Suite 1025 Houston, TX 77027 (713) 871-8935 Consulado General de Belize Cónsul: Edward Lee Paul, Jr. 1135 Military Cutoff Road, Suite 203 Wilmington, North Carolina 28405 (910) 256 6689 Consulado General de Bolivia Cónsul: Diana Galindo 16646 …