R. Alexander Acosta Labor Secretary Nominee
Feb16

R. Alexander Acosta Labor Secretary Nominee

President Trump names first Latino to his cabinet, Alexander Acosta is nominated for Labor Secretary. Here is information found on Mr. Acosta. Bio Taken from FIU website. R. Alexander Acosta became the second dean of the FIU Law in 2009. A native of Miami and first-generation lawyer, Dean Acosta earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard College and his law degree from Harvard Law School. After serving as law clerk to Justice Samuel...

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FACTSHEET: Making Student Loans More Affordable

FACTSHEET: Making Student Loans More Affordable A postsecondary education is the single most important investment that Americans can make in their futures. Higher education results in higher earnings and a lower risk of unemployment, but for too many low- and middle-income families this essential rung on the ladder to opportunity and advancement is slipping out of reach.  Over the past three decades, the average tuition at a public...

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People | Maria Cristina “MC” González Noguera
Jun25

People | Maria Cristina “MC” González Noguera

The White House today announced that Maria Cristina “MC” González Noguera will be joining the staff as Special Assistant to the President and Communications Director to the First Lady, replacing Kristina Schake who will be leaving the White House for a position in the private sector.  Ms. Gonzalez will start in the East Wing in July. Statement from Mrs. Obama: “Kristina has been an essential and valued advisor to me over the past two...

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Education | Dr. Juan Sepúlveda Director, Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans
Aug04

Education | Dr. Juan Sepúlveda Director, Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans

Hispanic Lifestyle’s interview with Dr. Juan Sepúlveda Director, White House Initiative on the Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans featured in our episode number HLTV# 144 After speaking to Lead summit attendees, Hispanic Lifestyle caught up with Dr. Juan Sepulveda, Director, White House Initiative on the Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans. Dr. Sepulveda spoke about why it was important for Obama...

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