Building Institutional Capacity for Latina/o Leadership in Higher Education A One-Day Institute

Building Institutional Capacity for Latina/o Leadership in Higher Education A One-Day Institute

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September 16, 2016

Deborah Santiago, Excelencia in Education's COO & Vice President of Policy will be the morning keynote, "The Landscape of Latinas/os in Higher Education: The Past, Present and Future"

PolitiFact: Pell Grants helping half of Latino students

Proposed education appropriations legislation from the Republican-controlled U.S. House would cut Pell Grant funding next year by $1.3 billion.

12-From Capacity to Success

In 2013-14, the persistence & completion rate of students at 4-year HSIs was higher than that of students at 2-year HSIs (58%).

11-From Capacity to Success

In 2013-14, the persistence & completion rate of students at HSIs was higher than the grad rate (39%).

10-From Capacity to Success

Over the last 20 years, the percent of Latino adults who earned an associate degree or higher nearly doubled from 12%.

8-From Capacity to Success

Over the last 20 years, Latino enrollment tripled from 1 million.

6-From Capacity to Success

Title V: Developing HSIs funding represented a small portion of an institution's overall annual budget.

5-From Capacity to Success

The percent of all Title V recipients investing funds in fund & administrative management over the past 20 years.

4-From Capacity to Success

Over the past 20 years, over a quarter of all Title V recipients invested funds in student support services.

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