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NHI Person of the Year winners help Texas through winter storms

Posted: February 21, 2021 at 9:12 am   /   Featured, Media Coverage, NHI Award Winners

Texas just went through an unprecedented week due to a winter storm that left many in the state without power, water, or both in freezing conditions. But two leaders who won NHI Person of the Year honors — Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo and U.S. Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — stepped up to help Texans through the crisis. […]

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Julio Cotto addresses a crowd of students at the 2012 National Hispanic Institute's Celebracion event in San Antonio.

NHI’s Julio Cotto featured in story on LBJ Library’s Summit on Race in America

Posted: April 5, 2019 at 12:48 pm   /   Media Coverage

Julio Cotto, the National Hispanic Institute’s Senior Vice President for Enrollment and Programs, appeared in today’s Austin American-Statesman. He was included in a thoughtful article —  actually more of a curated conversation — written by the paper’s longtime Austin historian and cultural critic Michael Barnes. The article was inspired by the Summit on Race in America, […]

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NHI’s Julio Cotto featured on MSNBC’s Headliners

Posted: April 1, 2019 at 7:50 am   /   LDZ, Media Coverage

Last night, NHI Senior Vice President Julio Cotto was part of an MSNBC Headliners feature on Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, NHI’s 2017 Person of the Year. The interview covered Ocasio-Cortez’s time as a high school student attending NHI programs; Cotto’s interview, part of a segment that also features photos and videos from the program she attended,  […]

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