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NHI announces Mexico Great Debate at Arkansas State-Queretaro

Posted: November 16, 2018 at 3:59 pm   /   Great Debate, NHI News, NHI Programs

The National Hispanic Institute, providing Latino leadership education programs to top-performing high school students in the United States, Mexico, and Latin American and South American countries, will partner with Arkansas State University’s Campus Querétaro in Querétaro, Querétaro to present a Mexico Great Debate program to launch in 2019. The program, scheduled for July 2-7, will […]

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Two NHI alumni elected to Congressional seats

Posted: November 8, 2018 at 1:49 pm   /   NHI News

The National Hispanic Institute officially reached a new first in its nearly 40 years of developing Latino leaders, with the election of two NHI alumni to U.S. Congress this week. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the youngest woman ever elected to Congress, won a landslide victory in New York’s 14th District, winning 78 percent of the vote in […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez at Bronx rally for Congressional race

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stuns nation, embodies NHI with primary victory

Posted: June 26, 2018 at 11:06 pm   /   Alumni, NHI News

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the last of the four National Hispanic Institute candidates for Congress to go into a primary election, won a landslide victory over her better-known, much-better-funded, 10-term incumbent opponent — Rep. Joe Crowley — in New York’s 14th District tonight. With 98 percent of the vote in, Ocasio-Cortez held a 15,897 to 11,761 lead, maintaining […]

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