TechServ se enfrenta la falta de educación de STEM y IT en centros urbanos a través de la formación profesional de jóvenes que trabajan en organizaciones comunitarias.
El evento, que se extiende desde el 5 hasta el 8 de septiembre, atrae a abogados, jueces, funcionarios públicos, líderes empresariales y estudiantes de derecho de todo el país.
The event, which runs from Sept. 5 through Sept. 8, attracts attorneys, judges, public officials, business leaders, law students from across the country.
Through Esperanza, Rev. Luís Cortés has advocated for Latinos in Philadelphia for more than 30 years, spearheading initiatives to educate and empower the community. Now, as Philadelphia rapidly gentrifies, he's concerned that Latinos have been left out of the equation.
A través de Esperanza, el Reverendo Luís Cortés ha abogado por los latinos de Filadelfia durante más de 30 años, liderando iniciativas para educar y empoderar a la comunidad. Ahora, mientras la gentrificación en Filadelfia no para de avanzar, le preocupa que los latinos se hayan quedado fuera de la ecuación.
TechServ, a new citywide and soon-to-be statewide program, tackles the STEM and IT divide in urban centers by training "opportunity youth" to work at partner organizations in local communities.
Colombian urban artist DJ LU / Juegasiempre has been denouncing social and political injustices such as violence and racism for more than 15 years through his art on the streets of three continents. He would love to work in Philly, "the cradle of graffiti and urban art."
After protesters stormed in and around his City Hall office, the mayor agreed to meet with three members of the Occupy ICE movement on Friday to discuss the city’s PARS agreement with federal immigration officials.
Joshua Santiago crea conciencia sobre las personas sin techo con una iniciativa con la que proyecta viajar por todo el país con una barbería rodante.
Joshua Santiago is raising awareness about homelessness in Philadelphia and beyond as he builds an initiative that would allow him to travel throughout the country with an RV mobile barbershop.
American Airlines made an official announcement of the first nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Mexico City during a networking event at the Consulate of Mexico in Center City on July 2.
Casa de Venezuela and city political representatives commemorated Venezuelan independence — while hoping for a second revolution.
Philadelphia’s branch of the Occupy ICE movement, which is also focusing on ending the PARS agreement and shutting down Berks County Residential Center, will gather and organize participants at the Friends Center in Center City on July 10.
The Pennsylvania SPCA is asking for the public’s help in gathering any information about an injured dog, who was found on June 20.
Designing innovative Mediterranean menus, Chef Aparicio delights customers with decades of cooking experience.
The online resource outlines current federal policy and what steps Philadelphians can take to voice their opposition to the Trump administration’s current immigration policy.
Nelson A. Díaz’s autobiography, which details his groundbreaking career as a White House attorney and public advocate for the Latino community, will be released in October.
The City of Philadelphia will feature the Round of 16 Uruguay v. Portugal match on June 30 and anticipates the start of the International Unity Cup in August.
Project NorthStar, una conferencia tecnológica organizada por Black & Brown Founders en colaboración con la ciudad, que tendrá lugar en octubre, pretende destacar y potenciar el trabajo de los emprendedores latinos y negros.
Project Northstar, a tech conference organized by Black & Brown Founders in partnership with the city to take place this October, seeks to highlight and amplify the work of Black and Latinx entrepreneurs.
Check out the bars with the best reputations for showing soccer matches, offering happy hours, game specials and the best viewing options for international fans.
For 15 years, the Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians has helped immigrants integrate into the labor market in Philadelphia so they can contribute to the economic growth in the region.
Hace 15 años, el “Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians” ayuda a inmigrantes a integrarse en el mercado laboral de Filadelfia para que contribuyan con el crecimiento económico de la región.
Cuando Mike Yakusu llegó a Ciudad del Cabo, en Sudáfrica, hace casi dos años, este inmigrante nacido en el Congo, un país siempre en guerra, apenas llevaba algo más que ropa en su mochila.
When Mike Yakusu arrived in Cape Town, South Africa, nearly two decades ago, this immigrant born in the perennially war-ravaged Congo didn’t have much more than the clothes on his back.