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CHCI Honors Norman Lear with its Inaugural Pioneer Award
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 Congressional Attendees Confirm for CHCI’s 2017 Leadership Conference and 40th Anniversary Awards Gala

Jun 21, 2017

Congressional Attendees Confirm for CHCI’s 2017 Leadership Conference and 40th Anniversary Awards Gala

Look who’s coming! Congressional Attendees Confirm for CHCI’s 2017 Leadership Conference and 40th Anniversary Awards Gala

CHCI Honors Norman Lear with its Inaugural Pioneer Award

Jun 12, 2017

CHCI Honors Norman Lear with its Inaugural Pioneer Award

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) hosted a Memorial Tribute honoring the legendary life of former New York Congressman and CHCI co-founder, Robert Garcia. Congressman Robert Garcia’s career as a public servant was dedicated to justice and advocating for marginalized communities. He used his leadership skills and political talent to strengthen Latino influence in Congress and fight for issues important to the Latino community.

My Journey to Harvard: My Parents' Sacrifice

May 10, 2017

My Journey to Harvard: My Parents' Sacrifice

In a blog post titled ‘My Journey to Harvard: My Parent’s Sacrifice,’ CHCI Fellow David Perez reflects on the profound ways his parents have influenced his life and values. He attributes his accomplishments to his parents.

Brenda Ayon Verduzco: Latina. Lawyer. DREAMer.

May 10, 2017

Brenda Ayon Verduzco: Latina. Lawyer. DREAMer.

CHCI Graduate Fellow, Brenda Ayon Verduzco reflects about her journey to becoming a latina in the field of law, passing the bar, and what it all means to her.

CHCI Summer Intern Diaries Ep.1

CHCI Summer Intern Maurizio Lorenzetti

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Alumni Stories

Marvin Figueroa

Marvin Figueroa

2008-09 Secondary Education Graduate Fellow

Mildred Otero

Mildred Otero

2003-04 Graduate Public Policy Fellow

Arnoldo Avalos

Arnoldo Avalos

1989 Congressional Intern

Alejandra Ceja

Alejandra Ceja

1996-97 Graduate Public Policy Fellow