How NCLR STEM Is Creating Innovative Spaces for Latino Youth By Cindy Zavala, NCLR Education Programs Associate Last month in Orlando, NCLR STEM held the Innovation Lab Showcase during this year’s NCLR Líderes Summit. The NCLR Innovation Lab is a … Continue reading
Day two of the 2016 NCLR Annual Conference was just as jam packed as the first day. Today’s main themes centered on recognizing the contributions of our proud Latinas, the economy, and the imperative of engaging voters in our communities.
On March 19, we held our first-ever College Summit for members of the Líderes Avanzando program, which builds relationships between Latino students and universities in order to close the education gap still felt by many in our community. Thank you … Continue reading
Empowering young Latinas is a priority for NCLR. This month, NCLR Lideres kicked off our effort to do this with the Entre Mujeres program. NCLR Affiliates who are subgrantees of the program gathered in Dallas to launch the new gender-based … Continue reading
With Space City as our backdrop, NCLR recently welcomed Latino students and teachers from our national Escalera network to Houston for the 2016 NCLR STEM Youth Summit, generously supported by Shell and Chevron. Young Latinos had the opportunity to immerse … Continue reading