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  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 …

  Yes, sometimes we want to go back and wrap ourselves in the comfort of childhood. When our smiles and laughs were more sincere than cynical. When you would wake up in the middle of the night to your parents’ arguments in the living room, and you’d have no choice …

The United States has come to claim the title of “America” for itself and “Americans” for its people almost exclusively. Undocumented Mexican migrants, Peruvian llama herders, Canadian Eskimos – all Americans. The only thing separating these groups and all those in between are a couple of lines on the map.

  Who– Rolando Ruiz Station– Mega 101 Position– Radio DJ IA: Where did you go to college? RR: I actually went to school in Monterrey, Mexico and got a bachelor’s degree in graphic design and advertising.   IA: How did you realize that the communications field was something you were interested …

  As a fourth-generation Mexican-American, it was time for me to make my obligatory pilgrimage to Los Angeles.  For those non-Chicanos that have no idea what I’m talking about, it’s required that every card-carrying Chicano make the trek once in their lifetime. I was short on vacation time so I …

The following personal story is from an undocumented student, a Dreamer, whom attends college in Houston and is finally speaking out to help others in her situation. Photo by: Katy Umana In 2004, I passed through the hardest experience of my life. I had received the news that my mother had …

Remember the time when going through the family photo album was a private and personal experience?  Before the big leap in digital photography or social networking, when the only people that could see your baby pictures were those who came into your house and, after much defeated resistance, dating partners? Yes, …

  One day, I woke up not knowing what to do the rest of my life. This wasn’t the first time that this happened during my three years in college. Since my freshmen year I changed my major three times; three times too many my parents would say. Deep inside …

    Due Date, directed by The Hangover’s Todd Phillips, stars Robert Downey Jr. as the high-strung Peter Highman and Zach Galifianakis as Ethan Tremblay. Peter needs to get to Los Angeles for the birth of his child, and through a chance encounter with Tremblay, gets kicked off a flight …