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January 2018
Zachary Gonzalez and Jim Swanson appear on Radio Lobo

NHI in the Heartland: Recruiting in Iowa and Nebraska

Posted: January 29, 2018 at 1:55 pm   /   NHI News, NHI Programs

In an effort to grow the National Hispanic Institute’s influence in an increasingly-important part of the United States for Latinos, Zachary Gonzalez embarked on a recruiting trip to Nebraska and Iowa earlier this month. In Omaha, Nebraska’s largest city, Gonzalez built upon the foundations that NHI has established via its relationship with Creighton Preparatory School. […]

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Ernesto Nieto receives the 2018 Allen P. Splete Award

Ernesto Nieto honored with Council of Independent Colleges’ Allen P. Splete Award

Posted: January 12, 2018 at 8:29 pm   /   Ernesto Nieto, NHI News

NHI founder and president Ernesto Nieto was honored by the Council of Independent Colleges, an international association of independent colleges and universities with more than 700 member institutions, with the Allen P. Splete Award for Outstanding Service at the organization’s annual dinner event in Florida last week. The Splete Award, first awarded in 1988, is […]

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Valeria Escobar with other CWS students

NHI’s first Fort Worth coach wins scholarship to Columbia

Posted: January 10, 2018 at 2:16 pm   /   Alumni, NHI News

Valeria Escobar, a high school senior at Uplift Summit International Prep in Arlington—and a pioneer in the National Hispanic Institute’s burgeoning Fort Worth program—is headed to Columbia University in the fall, supported by a scholarship and ready to pursue an intriguing slate of studies. Her very first NHI experience—in the 2015 Texas Great Debate at […]

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