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Tip of Texas Team Wins 2016 Texas Great Debate

Posted: June 12, 2016 at 4:23 pm   /   Featured, Great Debate, NHI Programs

The Tip of Texas team won its fifth-ever Texas Great Debate on Saturday night, triumphing in the largest-ever Great Debate in NHI history. Four of the fourteen top awards in the four main categories went to Tip of Texas students to help the Tip of Texas students lift the silver cup. The Rio Grande Valley Team, […]

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Texas Great Debate Kicks Off

Posted: June 9, 2016 at 8:44 pm   /   Great Debate

Earlier today, the National Hispanic Institute kicked off its annual Texas Great Debate with an opening ceremony involving spokespeople from NHI and Austin College (now in its 26th year of hosting the annual gathering). The tournament will pit teams from around the state, representing Austin, Corpus Christi, Dallas, El Paso, Houston, the Rio Grande Valley, […]

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Olixa Munoz

Houston Students Prepare for Texas Great Debate

Posted: May 31, 2016 at 6:23 pm   /   Featured, Great Debate

On a beautiful, sunny, and cloudless Sunday afternoon, I enter a classroom in the Cullen College of Engineering at the University of Houston. Here, Latino high school students from across the Houston area are preparing for the 2016 Texas Great Debate at Austin College in Sherman from June 9-12. The Texas Great Debate is an intensive and […]

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