Say Yes to Your Life: USU alumnus James Porras shares his story as part of Lunch with Latinx Leaders series
On Wednesday, February 5, 2020, Utah State University alumnus James Garcia Porras spoke as part of the Latinx Cultural Center’s Lunch with Latinx Leaders series.
Global Learning: Add the World to your Resume
On Thursday, January 30, 2020, the Latinx Cultural Center began the Spring 2020 semester workshop series by inviting Liz Allred, Program Director of Global Learning in the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business to inform students about the Global Learning Exp...
More Latinos Earned Degrees This Past Decade Than Any Time In History
Last month, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) released a comprehensive data analysis on the state of education across all educational levels, and it appears enrollment of Latino students at college campuses has increased.
Isela Phelps went from speaking one word of English when she arrived in the US to earning two degrees from the Huntsman School. Here’s her incredible journey, in her own words.
USU's New Latinx Cultural Center
The Latinx Cultural Center is holding an exhibit to showcase art featuring original photographs of people of all ages from different Latin countries, their first exhibit since opening last Spring.
Profiles in Resilience: Crossing Borders
When Boeing gave their summer intern, Jorge Espinoza, '13, a project to remedy a problem with aircraft window shades on one of its most popular models, he already knew what he had to do: establish the parameters and begin testing.
USU Extension Partners With LIA For Youth Leadership Development
Utah State University Extension, in partnership with Latinos in Action, will host the second annual Leadership Boot Camp Conference on the Utah State University campus from June 4 to June 7.
Celebrating heritage: USU hosts its first ceremony specifically for Latinx grads
USU's Latinx Cultural Center hosted its first Latinx Graduation Ceremony, a ceremony celebrating graduating Latinx students and their families that has become tradition at many universities across the country.
Latinx college scholarship presented to first recipients
The Cache Valley Latinx community witnessed the first Leadership, Education Achievement and Prosperity Scholarship recipients at the LEAP Gala Tuesday evening.
'The Power of Art': Award-winning Latinx author, illustrator visits elementary, USU students
Award-winning author and illustrator Raul the Third visits with third graders from Cache County and shares his love and inspiration for art and storytelling.
Growing demo: Finding, understanding Latinx customers crucial for business, center director says
Utah State University Latinx Cultural Center Director Christopher Gonzalez spoke at the Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Luncheon to explain some of the challenges the Latinx community faces.
Gonzalez Gets USU's Latinx Cultural Center up and Running
While he was thrilled to secure a position as an advanced assistant professor in the English Department at Utah State University in the spring of 2017, Christopher González had even higher hopes that he might also be able to facilitate the creation of a n...
Higher Education: How Parents Can Support Their Children
Dr. Celina Wille discusses factors and implications for how parents can support their children while they make the difficult transition into higher education.
Latinos in Action: Hispanic Youths Gather at USU for Leadership Conference
During the Latinos In Action conference at Utah State University on Wednesday, middle school and high school students gathered to mentor and be mentored by their peers.
First Latinos in Action Boot Camp Hosted at USU
A Latino youth leadership boot camp took place for the first time at Utah State University. The university joined Latinos-in-Action, a national organization working to encourage Latino youth to consider pursuing higher education.
LIA Leadership Boot Camp Conference 2019
The 2nd annual LIA Leadership Boot Camp Conference will be held on the Utah State University campus from June 4 to June 7, 2019.