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NHI Alumni Michael Padilla lauded for school lunch law passage

Posted: April 15, 2017 at 12:46 pm   /   Alumni, Featured, Media Coverage, NHI News

As a New Mexico state senator, National Hispanic Institute Alumni Michael Padilla has put his National Hispanic Institute experience (particularly, his LDZ experience) to use. Thanks to a recent bill of his that became New Mexico law earlier this week, people around the nation (and even in other countries) have taken notice. Padilla introduced a […]

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Humberto Saenz named NHI Person of the Year

Posted: February 24, 2017 at 3:58 pm   /   Featured, From the Print Edition, NHI Award Winners

From the very beginnings of NHI, Humberto Saenz was there, and he’s been helping to shape NHI history since his first involvement with NHI 32 years ago. Now, he’s making history by become NHI’s first ever Person of the Year. The NHI Person of the Year is a new designation honoring a person in the […]

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NHI’s Michelle Saenz-Rodriguez Helps Free DFW Travel Ban Detainees

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 11:26 pm   /   Featured, Media Coverage

This past Saturday morning, Michelle Saenz-Rodriguez — the Dallas-based immigration lawyer who chairs the National Hispanic Institute’s board of directors — was on a weekend trip with her mom in Oklahoma when a colleague called her to ask about a rumor of detained international travelers at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. The detainees were, of course, […]

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