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Posted byon November 4, 2011 at 5:46 PM EDT
Clay, a 17 year-old from Lake Park, GA, combined his interests in the Spanish language and reading to develop a bilingual reading program for elementary school age children at local libraries and schools in his community.
Posted byon November 4, 2011 at 11:23 AM EDT
Michael Camuñez, Assistant Secretary for ITA’s Market Access and Compliance, reflects on his meeting with Juan Carlos Baker, Director General of Mexico’s Secretariat of Economy, to talk about how to further strengthen the relationship between the United States and Mexico.
Posted byon November 4, 2011 at 11:02 AM EDT
Felicia Escobar, Senior Policy Advisor at the White House Domestic Policy Council, reflects on her experience at the National Immigrant Integration Conference in Seattle, Washington.
Posted byon November 2, 2011 at 6:04 PM EDT
Commissioner for the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Doua Thor reflects on the story of Kabzuag Vaj, an immigrant helping end domestic violence in the United States.
Posted byon October 21, 2011 at 1:08 PM EDT
Cecilia Muñoz, Director of the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, discusses ways to continue improving citizenship and immigration services provided in our nation.
Posted byon October 21, 2011 at 12:42 PM EDT
Alejandro Mayorkas, Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, talks about President Obama's immigration initiative “Entrepreneurs in Residence.”
Posted byon October 21, 2011 at 11:52 AM EDT
Last week, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced "Entrepreneurs in Residence", an innovative way to obtain industry expertise on immigrant investors, entrepreneurs, and workers with specialized skills, knowledge, or abilities.
Posted byon October 17, 2011 at 12:16 PM EDT
Each week, the White House opens its doors to 150 community leaders from across the country to take part in day long briefing as part of the Community Leaders Briefing Series. Catholic Charities USA attended recently to discuss President Obama’s continued commitment to comprehensive immigration reform as well as our progress strengthening immigration policy.
Posted byon October 13, 2011 at 6:46 PM EDT
David Horacio Hernandez, a junior at the University of Southern California and a member of Chicanos for Progressive Education, an organization that encourages students in inner city schools to pursue higher education, shares his experience participating in a Champions of Change roundtable at the White House.
Posted byon October 3, 2011 at 11:16 AM EDT
Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden host a Hispanic Heritage Month reception to recognize the contributions of Hispanic Americans across the military, government and private sector.