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CHCI Making Headlines in 2015

Valora como positivo para hispanos residen en EEUU su participación en CHIC La Nacion Dominicana

Inland student snags D.C. internship The Press Enterprise

HHM News Highlights

Obama urges Hispanics to vote Politico

Obama Ponders GOP's 'New Reality' LA Times

Obama decries 'anti-immigrant sentiment' at Hispanic gala CNN

The imaginary Trump piñata at the Hispanic Caucus banquet Washington Post

Rep. Becerra Discusses Secretary Clinton Speech at CHCI Gala (Video) CNN

Senator Sanders Delivers Remarks at CHCI Conference (Video) MSNBC

Hillary Clinton Addresses CHCI Awards Gala (Video) FOX 7

President Obama Calls for Immigration Reform at CHCI's Awards Gala (Video) ABC 23

Reportaje Sobre Gala de CHCI (Video) CNNE En Directo

Presidente Obama, Hillary Clinton En La Gala de CHCI (Video) Univision

Public Policy Conference Coverage and Interviews HITN

What We Celebrate During Hispanic Heritage Month by Esther Aguilera

CHCI's Aarón Almada Nominated for Coors Light 2015 Líder of the Year El Informador September 16 

Leveling the Playing Field Latino Magazine Fall 2015 

CHCI Alumnus Ray Mateo recognized as one of 40 Under 40 Rising Latino Stars

GM grants $1 Million to several Hispanic Groups  Hispanic PR Blog  Sept. 10

CHCI Alumnus story - Fixing the rental crisis: Make Room's Angela Boyd is trying  San Jose Mercury News  Sept. 5

CHCI Alumnus Melissa DeSantiago Featured in Resource Magazine  (page 29)  September 1

Prosser Student Walks The Halls of Congress  Tri-City Herald Aug. 29 

CHCI Oped: Silicon Valley Has the Tools to Hack its Diversity Problem  Huffington Post  Aug. 4

R2L NextGen Media

Three North Springs Spartans Spent Part of Their Summer in Unique Programs School News August 25

North Springs Students Shine at Summer Programs Patch August 16

Sólo porque somos una minoría no significa que no tengamos una voz  El Nuevo Herald  August 10

Valley students visit Washington during annual R2L NextGen program  The Monitor  August 3

Merced County Latino students visit nation’s capital for leadership program  Merced Sun-Star  August 2

A estos jóvenes les importa el Gobierno    VIDEO    El Tiempo Latino  August 1

Central Valley students chosen to attend national conference in Washington, D.C.  Fresno Bee  August 1

Estudiante Latina Va Al Congreso San Diego Tribune July 30

Esther Aguilera: Empowering Women and Minorities GovLoop July 29

San Antonio Student Walks the Halls of Congress Today's Catholic July 24

Northville student walks halls of Congress  Hometown Life  July 23

Names in the News  Allison Valdez  Las Cruces Sun-News  July 23

Tweet, Post, Repeat St. Mary's News July 23

DACA recipient stands out on Capitol Hill  The Desert Sun  July 21 

Wayne Student to Attend National Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute  Wayne Patch

July 15

CHCI Alumnus Leo Prieto featured in Kansas City Star

One Kansas City immigrant’s story reflects the aspirations of many  July 10

BHS grad selected to intern in Washington, D.C. Desert Dispatch July 7

CSUSB’s Barcenas and Flores selected for Congressional Hispanic Caucus internships CSUB News June 30

Latina CEOs Making Us Proud Latina Magazine June 25 

Esther Aguilera on Diversity in the Tech Workforce Comcast Newsmakers June 23

CHCI Alumna Joins Hillary Clinton's Campaign NBC June 22

CHCI Alum Emily Gonzalez:Life as a Líderes Summit Staff Member  NCLR Blog  June 19

Liderazgo Latino: Pasantes de CHCI Hablan Con El Senador Tim Kaine Univision June 18

Obama’s campus visit recognizes FIU’s commitment to immigrants FIU Magazine June 16

Silicon Valley Companies Urged to Include Hispanics  Latino Journal (p.27)  June 15

POWER DINNER  San Jose Mercury News-Bay Area News June 9

CHCI President & CEO Esther Aguilera on MSNBC Discussing Need for More Latinos in Silicon Valley

Why Silicon Valley needs to prioritize people of color   Changing America  MSNBC  June 9

CHCI Fellows featured in story on millennials and advertising

Marketers engage Hispanic millennials through culture, language  Scripps Howard Foundation Wire  June 4

Rodriguez earns degree from UT   Pleasanton Express  June 3

Microbióloga ambiental boricua recorre el mundo gracias a la ciencia El Nuevo Dia May 27

Maestro hispano destaca en el Congreso Washington Hispanic  May 22

Download file Giovanni Rocco  Tallahassee Democrat May 19

Recognizing Our Neighbors  News Gazette  May 19

Esther Aguilera: 10 años construyendo liderazgo  El Tiempo Latino  May 15

Comerio Native Completes Congressional Internship in Washington Caribbean Business May 7

Historic D.C. townhome to become nonprofit HQ after $7M acquisition  Washington Business Journal  May 1

City honors UNM alumna and CHCI Graduate Fellow Margarita Chavez  Inside UNM  April 23

When Latinas Succeed, America Succeeds  HuffPost Oped by CHCI Chair Rep. Linda T. Sánchez   April 13, 2015

Teens Spread Culture of Community Service Fairfax Times  April 9

QUEERY: Jose L. Plaza  Washington Blade Newspaper  April 1 2015

CHCI Alum Juan Otero: Comcast Corporation Announces Promotions to Vice President

Latinas for Change: Lizet Ocampo, a D.C. insider with a drive to stand up for those who can’t Fox News Latino  March 30

10th Grader Returns with Ideas to Help Community

CHCI Ready to Lead NextGen from Rio Grande Valley student featured in news story  KRGV.com  March 20  

CHCI Capitol Hill Policy Briefing Coverage

Education Dept. Considers Creating Not 1 but 2 College-Ratings Systems  The Chronicle of Higher Education  March 16

For Ruben Gallego, a Ride on Air Force One and a Presidential Aside New York Times March 16

Save Money With These Scholarships for Graduate School Students  U.S. News & World Report  March 12

CHCI event at Arnoldo Avalos home  Silicon Valley Latino  Mar. 9

CHCI Alum Jorge Madrid Published Op-ed in Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy

Transforming Climate Threats into Opportunities for U.S. Latinos  March 8

2013 R2L NextGen Junior Alumni Adam Ochoa Running for Cudahy, California City Council 

Adam is the current Junior Alumni Programs Liaison on the Los Angeles CHCI Alumni board and served as a co-presenter of our leadership workshop at the 2014 Ready to Lead event at Pomona College.  Check out his website at www.ochoa4cudahy.com

Ankeny grad chosen for leadership program

CHCI Alum and 2014 Fall Congressional Intern Joshua Moreno profiled in the Des Moines Register  March 2

CHCI Alum Juan Ciscomani Making Moves in Arizona

Governor Doug Ducey Announces Director of Southern Arizona Office  Yuma News  Feb. 24

CHCI Alum Amilcar Guzman Published Op-ed in Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy

Latinos’ Student Loan Debt and the Implications: Delaying the American Dream  Feb. 18

CHCI Alum Omar De Leon Writes Blog for Huffington Post

Who Can Increase the Number of Latino Engineers? Other Engineers, of Course!  Feb. 18

Latinas Making History for CHC Leadership  NBC News Jan. 27

CHCI Alum Yaneris Rosa featured in Hispanic Executive Magazine  Jan/Feb 2015

Internship available for Latino youth  New Orleans Times-Picayune  Jan. 22

CHCI Fellow Joins Rep. Mike Honda at State of the Union
 Jan. 20  Bay Area NBC
California lawmakers’ State of the Union guests    Jan. 20  Bay Area News Group

CHCI Swearing-in Ceremony in Pictures   Washington Hispanic  Jan. 7

Presidenta del Caucus Hispano jura cargo y promete formar líderes del futuro
EFE News Jan. 6

2014 News Stories

García elected to influential board   OC Register Dec. 30

President García Elected to Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Board of Directors  
CSUF News  Dec. 19

Listen to the Latest PSA for CHCI NextOpp
Download file 2014 Hispanic Communications Network CHCI PSA

American University Washington College of Law Partners with Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute for "Making a Difference: Serving on Nonprofit Boards"   Nov. 21

CHCI NextOpp featured in Oped on Fox News Latino

Without equal representation and access to opportunity, where is the American Dream?  Nov. 7

After 23 years in Congress, Pastor savors victories little and large  Cronkite News  Oct. 27

UNM alumna named Fellow by Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute  Inside UNM  Oct. 22

Portland State alum recounts surprise limo ride with President Obama  PSU News  Oct. 21

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Blog "Impatient Optimists"   Oct. 17

A conversation between Allan Golston, President, US Program for the Gates Foundation, and CHCI President & CEO Esther Aguilera.

CHCI Junior Alumnus Promotes Safe Driving with State Farm

Students encourage pledge for safe driving  Brownsville Herald  Oct. 16 

CHCI's Carmen Joge on ABC's Hispanic Agenda Discussing Latino Graduation Rates Oct. 11-12

Hispanic Agenda English   (CHCI inclusion starts at 7:50)
Hispanic Agenda Spanish  (CHCI inclusion starts at 7:40)

National Latino Leaders Support Family Comedy Cristela  MetroLatinoUSA Oct. 13

CHCI Hispanic Heritage Month Events Garner National News Coverage

CHCI's 2014 HHM events were a huge success and generated hundreds of media hits around the country.  Here is a summary of many of the major outlets that covered the Gala and President Obama's speech, Public Policy Conference, and the national launch of CHCI NextOpp.

HITN Coverage of HHM
2014 Public Policy Conference Capsules
One Hour Special on Gala and Conference

CHCI Fellow Victor Mena and Intern Luis Alcauter Highlighted on Telemundo
News Story featured on Noticias  Oct. 3
Enfoque with José Díaz-Balart  Oct. 3

37th Annual Awards Gala
Washington Hispanic Photo Galleries  Oct. 17
Katherine Vargas: Herencia Hispana: Más oportunidades para todos  La Opinión  Oct. 16
El voto hispano, actor destacado en las legislativas estadounidenses  Prensa Libre  Oct. 15
Inside Look TV Magazine (Video Coverage)  October 13
Inmigración: “at the end of the day”  Informate.com (Mexico)  Oct. 11
Ruben Navarrette: A heckler’s reasoning  Op-ed published in papers nationally  Oct. 11
The immigration quandary facing voters in next month's mid-term election  New York Carib News  Oct. 10
Hispanos ya no quieren discursos sobre inmigración, exigen acciones de Obama  Nuestra Comunidad  Oct. 9
Maria Cardona: Why Latinos Should Not Sit Out This Election  Real Clear Politics  Oct. 8
Is Obama Leading the Immigration Charge With a Blunt Sword?   Politics Cheat Sheet  Oct. 8
Dreamer le grita a Obama  El Tiempo Latino  Oct. 8
President Obama: Si se puede  Mildred Brignoni  Oct. 7
Latino voters turning their backs on President Obama over lack of action on immigration  Fox News Latino  Oct. 6
Obama pide el voto y dice adiós  El Tiempo Latino  Oct. 5
Obama: Action on immigration not if, but when  Associated Press reported on Yahoo News  Oct. 3
Obama tells angry Hispanics he won't give up on immigration reform  Reuters  Oct. 2
President Obama to CHC: Executive action before year’s end  Politico  Oct. 3
Obama Pledges to Fight on Immigration, Urges Latinos to Vote  NBC News  Oct. 2
Latino Vote Groups: Obama CHCI Speech May Help Rally Vote  NBC News  Oct. 2
Growing evidence that Obama’s decision to wait on immigration is hurting Democrats  Washington Post  Oct. 2
Obama: I’ll take executive action on immigration between the midterms and end of the year  Washington Post  Oct. 2
Obama Says He’s Frustrated with Immigration Impasse  Wall Street Journal  Oct. 2
Obama vows to keep his word at Congressional Hispanic Caucus gala  MSNBC  Oct. 2
Obama to immigration activists: Cover me  CNN  Oct. 3
El CHCI concluye semana exitosa de homenajear los logros en la comunidad latina  Terra.com  Oct. 3
Obama vows to push for action on immigration  McClatchy News reported NewsObserver.com  Oct. 2
Obama Promises Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute He'll Act on Immigration  ABC News Radio  Oct. 3
Obama: Immigration orders by end of the year  USA Today  Oct. 3
Obama tells Hispanics he won't give up on immigration reform  The Hill  Oct. 2
Obama Tells Latinos Immigration Actions Are Coming, As Activists Protest Inside And Outside  Buzzfeed  Oct. 2
Obama Heckled Defending Immigration Action Delay  Huffington Post  Oct. 2
Obama Faces Latino Audience Frustrated Over Immigration  National Journal  Oct. 2
Obama Vows Action on Immigration by End of Year  Bloomberg Businessweek  Oct. 2
Obama Interrupted During Speech to Hispanics in Washington  Prensa Latina  Oct. 3
President Obama reaffirms promise to act without Congress on immigration reform, after Election Day NY Daily News Oct. 3
Obama to appear before Hispanic group to address immigration reform delay  Fox News Latino  Oct. 2
Obama sets firm timetable on immigration reform  Washington Times  Oct. 2
Obama tells frustrated Latinos: ‘I’m going to need you to have my back’  Fusion  Oct. 3
President Obama Addresses Latino Politicians As Protests Against Deportations Continue  Politic365  Oct. 3
Obama to Latinos: ‘I ask you to keep believing’  Voxxi  Oct. 2
Obama Deserves Credit, Not Criticism, for His Recent Immigration Record  The New Republic  Oct. 2
Obama Tells Hispanic Caucus He 'Rode Over' From WH With 2 Illegal Aliens  CNS  Oct. 3
Obama Returning to Hispanic Caucus Event Amid Some Latino Anger  NBC News Sept. 23

2014 Public Policy Conference
Far Fewer Unaccompanied Minors Are Now Crossing the U.S. Border  National Journal  Oct. 10
CRS Offers Five Fixes for Youth in Central America  Catholic Relief Services Blog  Oct. 9
Caucus Hispano insta a promover el protagonismo de los latinos en EEUU  EFE News Sept. 30
The Latino Agenda: Building a Strong Middle Class  Huffington Post  Sept. 30
New Federal Guidelines Aim to Rid Schools of Racial Inequality  New York Times Oct. 1
Newsman Ray Suarez: Latinos Prosper, America Prospers  NBC News  Sept. 30
Labor Sec. Perez On Immigration: We Have to Get It Right  NBC News  Oct. 1
Perez intercede por Obama, criticado por no cumplir con la reforma migratoria  EFE News  Oct. 1
Secretario de Educación de EEUU insta a promover equidad y oportunidades  EFE News Oct. 1
Julián Castro dice que acceso a vivienda asequible promueve movilidad social  EFE News  Oct. 1
Former Interior Secretary Ken Salazar Op-ed: 'All of the above' approach for energy and the economy  The Hill  Oct. 1
US Reports Record Deportations in 2013  Telesur  Oct. 2
U.S. Education Secretary Announces Guidance to Ensure All Students Have Equal Access to Educational Resources  Imperial Valley News  Oct. 1
Labor Secretary Tom Perez Says President Barack Obama's Executive Action Is Guaranteed, Immigration Reform Is 'Not a Question' [Video]  Latin Post  Oct. 2
Arne Duncan: Schools Must Give Poor and Minority Students Equal Access to Resources  Education Week Oct. 1
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute on Energy  La Prensa  Sept. 30
Cuellar moderates energy panel at Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute  KGNS-TV Laredo  Sept. 30
Education Department Seeks to Level Public Education Playing Field  The Root  Oct. 1
Obama’s Education Department Warns School Districts: If You Discriminate Against Blacks and Hispanics, We Will Come After You  Atlanta Black Star  Oct. 1
Celebrate Hispanic Diversity at the 2014 CHCI Arts & Culture Reception  HispanicBusiness.com  Sept. 22
El Gobierno se vuelca con actividades por el mes de la Herencia Hispana  Las Americas Newspaper  Sept. 21

CHCI NextOpp Press Announcement on October 1
Recursos bilingües para los estudios superiores  El Tiempo Latino  Oct. 16
Radio Interview featuring NextOpp partner Xochitl Yanez of State Farm  Download file CHCI NextOpp Radio Interview  Oct. 8
Lanzan directorio digital de becas para estudiantes latinos  La Opinión  Oct. 7
"CHCI Next Opp", nuevo directorio digital de becas para estudiantes latinos  EFE News  Oct. 1
New Online Resource for Latino Students  Education Week  Oct. 2
CHCI lanza un nuevo avance en búsquedas en Internet que conecta a estudiantes latinos con oportunidades académicas y profesionales  Terra.com  Oct. 1

CHCI's Scott Gunderson Rosa on ABC's Hispanic Agenda Discussing Hispanic Heritage Month  Sept. 13

Hispanic Agenda English   (CHCI inclusion starts at 13:40)
Hispanic Agenda Spanish  (CHCI inclusion starts at 13:00)

Teach for America’s Diversity Milestone Key Step Toward Reshaping Public Education  Diverse Magazine  August 11

Cuarenta "soñadores" serán profesores en todo el país  HolaCiudad.com  August 11

2014 R2L NextGen Press Summary

Rio Grande Calley Students Featured on ABC   KRGV (ABC) - Harlingen, TX  August 28
CHCI busca forjar a los líderes del futuro  Washington Hispanic  August 15
Los capacitan para ser los líderes de la nueva generación  Diario La Estrella (Dallas)  August 8
J.E.B Stuart Student Attends National Leadership Program  Falls Church News-Press  August 6
Six Valley Students Learn Politics in Capital  Fresno Bee  July 31 
Merced Youth to Gain Leadership Skills at Summer Events  Modesto Bee  July 15

2014 Summer Interns Garner Press

Nogales college student chosen for congressional internship  Nogales International  August 18
Being Close to Power Inspires Latino Interns to Do More  Eastern Group Publications  August 7
Local Latino students complete prestigious internship  Valley Morning Star  August 5
Students complete DC internships  El Paso, Inc.  August 4
Laredo Native Ends Competitive Washington Internship  Laredo Morning Times  July 31
Yonkers Native Ends Competitive Washington Internship  Yonkers Daily Voice  July 31
Concluyen dos paseñas programa de pasantía en el Congreso  El Diario de El Paso  July 31
El Paso natives complete competitive Washington, D.C. internship  Newspaper Tree El Paso  July 30
Rio Grande Valley natives complete competitive Washington D.C. Internship  Your Valley Voice  July 30
TAMIU Senior Participates In Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Internship Program Laredo Sun July 18
UA South Students Headed for Fall Internships in DC  UA News July 9

Colorado: Licenses for undocumented  Politico   July 31

CHCI Alumnus and Colorado State Sen. Jessie Ulibarri featured in news story.

CHCI Celebrates History with Reception Honoring Latino Cabinet Members

Julián Castro asume en Vivienda  Washington Hispanic  August 1  (Photo Gallery)
Newly sworn-in HUD Secretary Castro gets his first D.C. party  Washington Post  July 29
Julián Castro celebrated as newest Latino Cabinet official  Dallas Morning News  July 29
TV EFE  July 29
Meet the new kid  Washington Post  July 29
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Flickr Photo Gallery  July 29
CHCI homenajea al liderazgo político hispano en el Gobierno  El Tiempo Latino  July 29  (Full program video)
El CHCI reúne y homenajea a los cuatro miembros latinos del Gobierno Obama  Fox News Latino  July 29
Castro closes his first day at HUD honored with his Latino colleagues  USA Hispanic  July 29  (Spanish Version)
Rinden homenaje a los latinos del gobierno de EE.UU.  Terra TV  July 29  (MSN Video)
Rinden homenaje a los cuatro miembros latinos del Gobierno Obama  La Visión  July 29
Honran a hispanos en el gabinete del gobierno de Obama  El Sentinel de Orlando  July 29
El CHCI reúne y homenajea a los cuatro miembros latinos del Gobierno Obama La Prensa San Antonio July 29
Latinos felicitan a Castro en su primer día en Vivienda y Desarrollo Urbano  San Diego Red  July 29
Julián Castro se estrena como secretario de Vivienda  La Opinión  July 28
Castro cierra su primer día en el HUD homenajeado por sus colegas latinos  Holaciudad San Antonio  July 28
Julian Castro Starts Job As HUD Secretary  93.1FM WIBC Indianapolis  July 28

Lefties Heap Awards on Pro-Amnesty MSNBC Host (José Díaz-Balart story)

Favorable coverage earns José Díaz-Balart steel from La Raza and CHCI.  National Review Online  July 21

CHCI Alumnus Marvin Figueroa featured in Honduran Newspaper 

Un hondureño graduado en Harvard que desea ser presidente de Honduras  La Prensa  July 16

HispanicBusiness.com features CHCI Alumni

Juan Otero featured in 25 Hispanics Stand Near Top of Corporate Ladder
Stephanie Valencia featured in 2013 Top 50 Influentials

CHCI 2014 Chair's Medallion Honoree Juliet V. García Garners Media Attention

Garcia to Receive Award  Valley Morning Star  June 28
Garcia to receive award  Brownsville Herald  June 27
Moving forward  Brownsville Herald  June 27
El CHCI rendirá honores a la Dra. Juliet V. García en su 37ma Gala anual de premios  El Paso Times  June 26

Esther Aguilera Takes Part in II Foro Estados Unidos-Unión Europea in Miami

Expertos destacan la educación como factor clave para liderazgo hispano  LaVanguardia.com  May 16

Colorado State Senator and CHCI Alumnus Jesse Ulibarri on Addressing Minimum Wage  Univision Denver  4/24/14

CHCI acoge 2014 “Young Latino Leaders Summit Series” en Capitol Hill  Prensa Libre de Maryland  4/18/14 

Administration Targets Poor-Performing For-Profit Colleges  NBCNews.com  3/14/14

2011–12 CHCI Higher Education Graduate FellowEnrique Soto's white paper "Recruiting the Growing Minority: Latino Enrollment Practices in For-profit Colleges and Universities" is referenced in this article.

Hispanic Representation at USAID: Why So Low for So Long?   March 2014

An article written by CHCI Alumnus José Garzón and published on the American Foreign Service Association website.

Film and Discussion on Life of Cesar Chavez Event  February 4 at Capitol Visitor Center

America Ferrera on Chavez flick: ‘More movies like this need to be made’ (Video!)  Washington Post  February 5
Diego Luna, America Ferrera Discuss 'César Chávez' In Washington  Latin Times   February 5
Diego Luna presenta en el Capitolio su película “César Chávez”  Checalmovie.net  February 6
America Ferrera: More Movies Like ‘Cesar Chavez’ Need to Be Made!   Just Jared  February 6
Arturo Rodriguez, President of United Farm Workers op-ed in Huffington Post  February 7 

CHCI Open House  January 27

"Gente"  Washington Hispanic photos from CHCI Open House event

2013 Headlines

CHCI Alumnus Alejandra Ceja Opinion Editorial in Latina Style   November 1

CHCI Fellows and Interns Garner Press Continued

Adriana Garcia  GCU student interns for U.S. Congress  Latino Perspectives Magazine  November 7
Meet a Roadrunner: UTSA senior Carlos de la Garza is congressional intern  UTSA Today  October 2
Juan Lopez Kearny resident Juan Gomez interns on Capitol Hill  Jersey Journal  September 17
Ana Moas LGBT Foundation Sends South Florida Student to Washington EDGE  September 4

CHCI Ready 2 Lead Merced Media Coverage  October 12

Talleres informativos en UC Merced motivan a estudiantes a continuar sus estudios  Univision 21 Fresno  ***VIDEO***

Hispanic Heritage Month Media Coverage

The following stories represent only some of the more than 1550 media hits secured from September 1 to October 12 around CHCI's Hispanic Heritage Month events.

EventosVIPPass HHM Coverage included in October edition   October 30
Download file Hispanic Link 2013 CHCI Coverage  October 21
NCLR's (and CHCI Alumnus) Laura Vazquez 'Optimistic' House of Representatives Will Pass Immigration Reform Bill [Exclusive Video]  Latinos Post  October 14
Dr. Eric Goplerud Talks Alcohol Usage by Hispanics in the Military [Exclusive]  Latinos Post   October 10
Congressman Rubén Hinojosa: Latinos Making 'Tremendous Strides' in Education [Exclusive]  Latinos Post  October 8
The Modern Latina blog post by CHCI Alumnus Sasha Moreno  October 8
Five Companies Donate to Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute to Fund Programs for Latino Youth  Latinos Post October 8
Salma Hayek Speaks Out on Latino Stereotypes  Latina Magazine  October 7
Behind the scenes, business leaders press for immigration overhaul  The State  October 7
El Instituto del Comité de Congresistas Hispanos celebran su Noche de Gala  El Tiempo Latino  October 4
Salma Hayek Awarded Medallion of Excellence at the CHCI Gala  Latinos Post   October 4
Salma Hayek Would Like Latinos To Be Seen As Productive Members of American Society  Latinos Post October 4
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Awards Gala Honors Salma Hayek-Pinault  Pamela's Punch  October 4
Olga Tañón canta en gala de Congresistas Hispanos  Washington Hispanic  October 4
Salma Hayek Wants To Change How Latinos Are Perceived In The US  Huffington Post  October 4
Salma Hayek recibe premio en Washington  Washington Hispanic  October 4
Dedica Salma Hayek premio a inmigrantes  El Siglo de Torreón  October 4
SALMA HAYEK Es galardonada con medalla a la excelencia en las artes  Los Tiempos  October 4
Garcia in D.C. to promote conservation  Pueblo Chieftain  October 4
Reconocen a Salma Hayek en Congreso de EU  TV Azteca  October 3  ***VIDEO***
Salma dedica premio a inmigrantes  Telemundo Las Vegas  October 3 ***VIDEO***
Salma Hayek recibe un premio y se lo dedica a los inmigrantes  People en Español  October 3
Salma Hayek ilumina "honrada" la gala anual del Caucus Hispano  Huff Post Voces  October 3
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Honors Salma Hayek  Latin American Herald Tribune  October 3
Salma Hayek is honored by Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute  Washington Post  October 3
Salma Hayek: Shutdown Washington ‘Intense’  Bloomberg  October 3
Chancellor receives national recognition for his contributions to higher education  Noodls  October 3
Olga Tañón Arrasa con Su Poderosa Voz   El Zol 107.9  October 3
Salma Hayek enaltece a latinos  Periódico AM  October 2
Salma dedica galardón a migrantes  Diario del Istmo  October 2
CHCI R2L Spokesperson Wilmer Valderrama Receives Community Service Award at NCLR Alma Awards  September 27 
Latinos Are Ready to Lead on Climate Change  Rep. Raul Grijalva op-ed  September 24
CHCI Advisory Council Member Lidia Martinez Recognized by NFL September 24
It's Time to Move Underserved Latinos Into the Financial Mainstream   Huff Post September 23
Hispanic Heritage and the promise of Latino youth  Voxxi.com  September 21
Southwest Airlines Honors Proud Tradition Of Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month  Setember. 19
Olga Tañón en Gala Anual de Premios del CHCI  Washington Hispanic September 13
D.C. Latino Leaders Seek To Break Glass Ceiling  WAMU 88.5  September 13
Creating a month to honor Latinos was a lesson in Congress  L.A. Times September 12

Esther Aguilera Profiled in Top Spanish Newspaper   September 3

Esther's recent trip to Spain included a chat with El País newspaper.  Read her profile story on leadership and uniting the community.  Mi papel es unir a personas en una agenda importante

NBC Latino -- Latina Leaders: Alejandra Ceja, on a mission to increase Latino education

CHCI star alum Alex Ceja is featured on NBC Latino on her new job as Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics  September 2

El Nuevo Diario Covers Salma Hayek and CHCI Gala  (en Español)  August 25

Recibirá Salma Hayek el ‘Medallón a la Excelencia’  Diario de Yucatan  September 1
Salma Hayek to Receive Medallion for Excellence in Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month  Latinos Post September 4

CHCI's Partnership With Lean In Mentioned in El Mensajero

Mujeres: Vayan Adelante  August 25

CEO Esther Aguilera featured in Associations Now Newsletter  August 8

R2L NextGen

CHCI's R2L NextGen program welcomed 40 students from around the nation to DC for a one-week intense leadership training in July.  Media stories include coverage from KSAT ABC in San Antonio, San Antonio Public Radio, and the following:

Three area Latino students earn D.C. trip  Modesto Bee  August 16
Jóvenes líderes en Washington  El Pregonero(Maryland)  August 9
Bloomington High Senior "Ready 2 Lead"  Colton Courier  August 1
Dallas Students Take on Washington, D.C.  Dallas ISD  July 31
Silver Spring student travels to District for leadership program  Gazette Maryland Community News %2