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Students at the 2018 National LDZ

Texas leaders, Illinois legislators shine at 2018 National LDZ

Posted: July 4, 2018 at 9:08 am   /   LDZ, NHI Programs

The 2018 National LDZ, the first ever hosted at the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois, convened last week, with a contingent of Texas students emerging in the top leadership positions. Ultimately, though, it was a pair of the Chicago-area students who traditionally represent well at the event coming through with legislation. “We were […]

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Colorado LDZ students learn how to be leaders and best future selves

Posted: June 24, 2018 at 8:32 pm   /   LDZ, NHI Programs

Three students from San Antonio had a particularly memorable 2018 Colorado LDZ, steering their legislation to passage during the three-day session this past Wednesday to Friday, highlighting another successful program in the long, rich partnership between Colorado State University and the National Hispanic Institute. Dixon Espinosa, from LEE High School in San Antonio, won passage […]

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University of St. Francis boards as NHI partner for National LDZ

Posted: February 21, 2018 at 2:25 pm   /   LDZ, NHI News

The University of St. Francis, a Catholic liberal arts college in Joliet, Illinois, nearing its centenary celebration, has become the new host of the National Hispanic Institute’s National Lorenzo de Zavala Youth Legislative Session. The inaugural program will be hosted at the school on June 24 through July 1, 2018, through a partnership allowing NHI […]

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