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Dec 10, 2014, 15:23 ET

El CHCI anuncia nuevos miembros de su junta directiva y consejo asesor para 2015-2016

El Instituto del Comité Hispano del Congreso (Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, CHCI) hoy anunció los nombres de los nuevos...

Dec 10, 2014, 10:56 ET
Rep. Linda Sanchez elected as new Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI)

CHCI Announces New 2015-2016 Board Members and Advisory Council

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) today announced its new officers and members elected to its board of directors and advisory...

Oct 03, 2014, 19:13 ET
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El CHCI concluye semana exitosa de homenajear los logros en la comunidad latina

Anoche, el Instituto del Caucus Hispano del Congreso (Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute) celebró su 37ma. Gala Anual de Entrega de...

Oct 03, 2014, 13:30 ET
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CHCI Concludes Successful Week of Honoring Achievements in Latino Community

Last night, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute celebrated its 37th Annual Awards Gala, honoring Latino leaders in America with the CHCI...

Oct 01, 2014, 19:20 ET
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CHCI lanza un nuevo avance en búsquedas en Internet que conecta a estudiantes latinos con oportunidades académicas y profesionales

El Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, con el apoyo de State Farm®, lanzó oficialmente NextOpp del CHCI, una innovadora base de...

Oct 01, 2014, 12:54 ET
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CHCI Launches New Breakthrough in Online Searches Connecting Latino Students to Academic and Professional Opportunities

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, with support from State Farm®, officially launched CHCI NextOpp, an innovative online database...

Sep 23, 2014, 21:01 ET
President Barack Obama (PRNewsFoto/CHCI)

El presidente Obama hablará en la 37ma. Gala de Entrega de Premios Anuales del CHCI

El presidente del CHCI (Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Instituto del Grupo Parlamentario Hispano), representante Rubén Hinojosa,...

Sep 23, 2014, 17:04 ET
President Barack Obama (PRNewsFoto/CHCI)

President Obama to Speak at CHCI's 37th Annual Awards Gala

CHCI Chair Rep. Rubén Hinojosa announced today that President Barack Obama will address the largest Latino gala in the country at CHCI's 37th...

Sep 17, 2014, 13:23 ET
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (PRNewsFoto/CHCI)

Ex Secretaria de Estado Hillary Clinton hablará ante el Congreso sobre Políticas Públicas del CHCI

En el marco de su Congreso sobre Políticas Públicas de 2014, el Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) dará la bienvenida a...

Sep 17, 2014, 09:39 ET
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (PRNewsFoto/CHCI)

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to Address CHCI Public Policy Conference

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, as part of its 2014 Public Policy Conference, will welcome former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton...

Sep 08, 2014, 11:51 ET
CHCI 2014-2015 PepsiCo Foundation Fellows (PRNewsFoto/CHCI)

PepsiCo Foundation apoya el desarrollo del liderazgo de la juventud latina con donación de US$2.5 millones al CHCI

 El Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) anunció hoy con orgullo un subsidio de US$2.5 millones de PepsiCo Foundation...

Sep 08, 2014, 08:00 ET
CHCI 2014-2015 PepsiCo Foundation Fellows (PRNewsFoto/CHCI)

PepsiCo Foundation Supports Latino Youth Leadership Development With $2.5 Million Gift To CHCI

 The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) proudly announced today a $2.5 million grant from the PepsiCo Foundation to further its...

Aug 04, 2014, 19:22 ET
CHCI Chair Rep. Ruben Hinojosa and Lambda Theta Phi National President Jose Grajales sign an agreement between the two organizations on July 30, 2014. (PRNewsFoto/CHCI)

Lambda Theta Phi firma un acuerdo con el Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Lambda Theta Phi ha firmado un acuerdo histórico con el Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), afirmando su afiliación como...

Aug 04, 2014, 11:32 ET
CHCI Chair Rep. Ruben Hinojosa and Lambda Theta Phi National President Jose Grajales sign an agreement between the two organizations on July 30, 2014. (PRNewsFoto/CHCI)

Lambda Theta Phi Signs Agreement with Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

 Lambda Theta Phi has signed a historic agreement with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), affirming its affiliation as...

Jul 09, 2014, 21:14 ET
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El CHCI felicita a Julián Castro por su confirmación como Secretario de Vivienda y Desarrollo Urbano de los Estados Unidos

El Instituto del Caucus Hispano del Congreso (CHCI) felicita al acalde de San Antonio Julián Castro por su confirmación por el Senado en...

Jul 09, 2014, 15:42 ET
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CHCI Congratulates Julian Castro on His Confirmation as U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

 The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) congratulates San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro on his Senate confirmation today to lead...

Jun 26, 2014, 21:13 ET
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El CHCI rendirá honores a la Dra. Juliet V. García en su 37ma Gala anual de premios

El Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) y su presidente, el congresista Rubén Hinojosa, anunciaron hoy que la Dra. Juliet V....

Jun 26, 2014, 09:51 ET
Dr. Juliet V. Garcia, President of University of Texas at Brownsville, to receive CHCI Chair's Medallion Award (PRNewsFoto/Congressional Hispanic Caucus...)

CHCI to Honor Juliet V. García, Ph.D. at 37th Annual Awards Gala

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) and its Chair Rep. Rubén Hinojosa today announced that Juliet V. García, Ph.D. will be...

Jun 10, 2014, 19:49 ET

El CHCI honrará al presentador de televisión José Díaz-Balart y al activista sindical Eliseo Medina con el premio Medallón a la Excelencia

El Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), la principal organización hispana de desarrollo de liderazgo y de servicios educativos de...

Jun 10, 2014, 12:37 ET

CHCI to Honor Television Anchor Jose Diaz-Balart and Union Activist Eliseo Medina with Medallion of Excellence Awards

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), the nation's leading Hispanic leadership development and educational services organization,...