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Students from the LIT team celebrate their 2016 Celebracion victory

Team Proposing Student-Mentor Pairing via Website Wins Celebracion

Posted: November 13, 2016 at 12:59 am   /   Celebración, Featured

At tonight’s Celebración finals at the McAllen Convention Center, the LIT team (representing the Yellow group comprised of a third of the more than 350 participants) won the competition over worthy rivals thanks to what their leader described as thoughtfulness and hard work. In a new wrinkle to this year’s Celebración competition, three competing cohorts […]

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J.D. Salinas III, Adriana Ramirez, Alex del Barrio

Trio of RGV Alumni Win Distinguished Alumni Awards

Posted: November 12, 2016 at 1:23 pm   /   Alumni, Celebración, NHI News

It’s fitting that, for the first Celebración held in the Rio Grande Valley, that its first award winners all hail from the region. Last night, at the Balli’s Event Center in Mission, Alex del Barrio, Adriana Ramirez, and J.D. Salinas III were bestowed Distinguished Alumni Awards by NHI. Though the three honorees have had success […]

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NHI Announces Celebracion 2016 Location: McAllen

Posted: February 24, 2016 at 11:55 am   /   Celebración, Featured, NHI News

The National Hispanic Institute has announced that, for the first time in its history, its 2016 Celebracion event will be held in the Rio Grande Valley. Specifically, it will be at the McAllen Convention Center from Nov. 10-13, with the newly-constructed Embassy Suites across the hotel serving as the host hotel for the event. Celebracion, […]

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