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CHCI to Honor Arnoldo Avalos as this Year’s Distinguished Alumnus

CHCI and its Alumni Association (CHCI-AA) are proud to announce CHCI Alumnus Arnoldo Avalos (1989 Congressional Intern) as the recipient of the 2016 Medallion of Excellence for Distinguished Alumnus, during this year's Hispanic Heritage Month events in Washington, D.C. This prestigious annual award recognizes a CHCI alumnus who has made an…

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Have You Seen Our New Website at www.chci.org?

Have you seen our new website at www.chci.org? The new platform has a completely new look and feel, is fully responsive and mobile compatible. The site was made possible thanks to the generous support of a multi-year grant from Hyundai Motor America and was designed by Plus Three, a majority Hispanic-owned firm based…

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ICYMI: 2016 CHCI Capitol Hill STEM Policy Briefing Series

On April 26, CHCI’s Graduate STEM Fellows Gabriela Sosa and Amber Seira, organized and moderated a public policy roundtable discussion comprised of congressional staff, public policy experts, and national leaders, tackling some of the most relevant STEM issues affecting the Latino community CHCI-API Energy Graduate Fellow, Gabriela Sosa, led an…

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CHCI Announces Its 2016 Public Policy Conference Topics

CHCI today announced the full agenda for its 2016 Public Policy Conference on September 13-14, 2016, part of its 39th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) celebration in Washington, D.C. With the theme Educate.Engage. Vote, CHCI’s conference will focus on the important role Latinos will play in this year’s upcoming elections, while…

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Watch the Promo Video for CHCI’s 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month Events

EDUCATE. ENGAGE. VOTE. Join thousands from around the country and across the globe in Washington, D.C. on September 13-15, 2016 for the nation’s premier events commemorating Hispanic Heritage Month. This year’s theme, EDUCATE. ENGAGE. VOTE, will focus on how American Latinos are engaging in the political process and ensuring they…

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ICYMI: 2016 CHCI Capitol Hill Education Policy Briefing Series

On April 20, CHCI’s Graduate Education Fellows Alejandra Montoya-Boyer, Sara Garcia and Mateus Baptista, organized and moderated three public policy roundtable discussions comprised of members of Congress, congressional staff, public policy experts, and national leaders, tackling some of the most relevant educations issues affecting the Latino community. CHCI-Secondary Education Graduate…

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CHCI Welcomes 38 Congressional Summer Interns to Washington D.C.

Today, CHCI welcomed its 2016 Summer Congressional Internship class. Thirty-eight undergraduate students traveled from 17 states and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, to take part in the nationally recognized CHCI Congressional Internship Program (CIP). The CIP works to expose talented young Latinos to the inner-workings of Congress, while preparing them to…

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CHCI Celebrates Another Successful Fiesta de Golf Tournament

On May 10th, 138 supporters joined CHCI for a day of golfing during the 20th Annual Fiesta de Golf Tournament, held at Renditions Golf Course. With the help of our guests, CHCI raised more than $240,805 in support of leadership development programs. The program was kicked-off by CHCI’s interim President…

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ICYMI: 2016 CHCI Capitol Hill Health Policy Briefing Series

On April 19, CHCI’s Graduate Health Fellows Heydi Correa-Encarnación, Elisa Morales and Sara Agate, organized and moderated a public policy roundtable discussion comprised of members of Congress, congressional staff, public policy experts, and national leaders, tackling some of the most relevant health issues affecting the Latino community. CHCI-DaVita Health Graduate…

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