A Penn Law program provides a head start to high school-aged students interested in a legal career, a field where Latinos are drastically underrepresented.
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AL DÍA recognized four local Latino leaders in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.
One of the most intriguing mysteries of Latin American culture is what happened to the Maya civilization. How come after over 3,000 years of history, from about 2, 500 BC to 950 AD, most of the glorious Maya centers in Mesoamerica were abandoned? Before the arrival of the Europeans in the 1500’s magnificent cities like Tikal in Guatemala and Copán in Honduras had all but disappeared; left uninhabited, they were covered by thick jungle growth, hidden throughout the mountains and the lowlands.
A Latino professor leads Philadelphia's first academic Center on Immigration issues.
Si bien, el aumento de la participación ciudadana en las elecciones primarias de Filadelfia este año es un avance, no merece aplausos.asi
The same week that America’s federal government plunged deeper into a governance crisis from misconduct by President Trump and members of his professed Law-&-Order administration, many Philadelphians took a big step towards restoring the vitality of democracy with their participation in the primary election.
The Penn Relays are celebrating their 123rd season at Franklin Field this weekend.
The 2017 Philadelphia Diversity Career Fair will host over 35 prospective employers in the city.
Local protesters wanted to know the status of the President's tax returns.
La dedicación del Taller Puertorriqueño en servicio a una comunidad que a menudo ha sido relegada nunca ha disminuido, a pesar de sus limitados recursos. Hoy en día taller tiene por fin una moderna sede que tomó 10 años financiar.
CCP a sanctuary?
Puerto Ricans on the mainland are increasing in number by the day.
Hay un evento que está tomando la ciudad y no es el draft de la NFL.
Los Relevos de Penn celebran su 123ava temporada en el Franklin Field este fin de semana.
There's a sports event taking over the city and it's not the NFL draft.
Diversity Career Fair brought roughly 40 companies to job seekers at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
Pat DeCarlo honored by AL DÍA.
In a packed auditorium inside of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, community leaders, activists and guests lined up to attend the special event, Latino Politics: Philadelphia and Puerto Rico. During the impressive panel discussion, notable community leaders discussed the rich and unique history shared between Puerto Rico and Philadelphia.
On May 14, Muniz will receive his undergraduate and masters degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Alongside fellow student Sade Oba, Muniz won the 2016 President's Innovation Prize, awarded by the institution.
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, Commissioner Charles Ramsey, Congressman Robert A. Brady and Chaka Fattah, organizations like Esperanza and The Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition, and law professors from Penn, Drexel, Villanova, Temple and Penn State showed their support for Obama’s immigration action.
Nadia Aymone Berenstein recuerda el lugar donde se enamoró por primera vez con la química de sabores. Fue en un mercado agrícola, y se metió una uva Concord a la boca. El sabor era dulce, casi de manera dominante. Esa dulzura hizo que su cabeza empezara a maquinar.
Nadia Aymone Berenstein remembers where she first fell in love with flavor chemistry. It was at a farmers’ market, and she popped a concord grape into her mouth. The flavor was sweet, almost overbearingly so. That sweetness got the wheels turning in her head.
University of Pennsylvnia has been opening its doors on Tuesdays throughout the summer for academic lectures during the World Cafe's happy hour.