"We are excited to receive the SEMILLAS grant, and committed to promoting Latino student success by replicating our most promising and innovative programs."
Participate in a special teleconference / webinar during which Excelencia in Education will release Finding Your Workforce: STEM, a new report revealing the Top 25 colleges graduating Latinos in science, technology, engineering, and math fields in 2009-10 and sharing selected evidence-based practices to increase Latino student success in these disciplines. This report is part of an ongoing project to link U.S. college completion goals with the workforce needs of the country, and to increase the awareness of recruiters and employers to find Latino graduates in key sectors.
Excelencia in Education will summarize the results of their research, and Aneesh Chopra, former Chief Technology Officer of the United States, Margaret Mannix, Executive Editor of U.S. News & World Report, and Laird Kramer, Founding Director of the STEM Transformation Institute at Florida International University, will offer reaction and commentary and engage the webinar audience in a moderated discussion.
WHEN: Thursday, August 2, 1:30 p.m. EDT
WHAT: Webinar releasing, new analysis on Latinos in STEM as part of the series, Finding Your Workforce: The Top 25 Institutions Graduating Latinos.
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