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2016 Texas LDZ Students

Texas LDZ Showcases Leadership at Texas State Capitol

Posted: July 20, 2016 at 4:48 pm   /   LDZ, NHI Programs, NHI Sponsors

It’s become one of the most celebrated annual traditions for the National Hispanic Institute: Students streaming into the Texas State Capitol for three days of debate and discussion, as part of the eight-day Texas Lorenzo de Zavala Youth Legislative Session. This year’s edition, hosted by Texas Lutheran University in Seguin, included nearly 200 students from […]

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National LDZ President and Vice President

National LDZ Underway at Elmhurst College

Posted: July 1, 2016 at 3:49 pm   /   LDZ, NHI Programs

More than 200 students from six states (Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, and Texas) and Mexico have convened at Elmhurst College for the 2016 National Lorenzo de Zavala Youth Legislative Session, following last year’s historic three LDZ week. Rocío Nairi Garza was elected president, Ramiro Rodríguez was elected vice-president, and Teddy Morales was elected Speaker […]

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Three LDZ Week Concludes With Historic Linkup

Posted: June 29, 2016 at 4:40 pm   /   LDZ, NHI Programs

Last week was incredibly eventful for the National Hispanic Institute, as it held three of its Lorenzo de Zavala Youth Legislative Sessions simultaneously, as the University of San Diego, Colorado State University, and Ciudad del Saber in Panama City all hosted programs. But it was also historic, as for the first time in NHI history, […]

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