local insights

SPJ recognizes La Gente with Mark of Excellence Award

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La Gente received 1st place in our region for Best Student Magazine at a 4-year College/University for our Fall Immigration Issue.

What’s Needed for Successful Immigration Reform?

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According to President Obama, further action towards the immigration reform cannot take place without the support of the Republican Party.

Peruvian Women, Victims of Forced Sterilization

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Government sterilization program targets rural areas.

Peruvian Women, Victims of Forced Sterilization

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Government sterilization program targets rural areas.

Reviving Ancient Food Staples

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Ancient crops native to Mayan and Aztec regions are undergoing recovery in 19 Latin American genebanks in order to protect crop diversity and ensure food security.

Closure of Covel Peer Learning Labs Announced

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On March 7, Assistant Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Support, announcing the closure of Covel Peer Learning Labs effective June 10.

Closure of Covel Peer Learning Labs Announced

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On March 7, Assistant Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Support, announcing the closure of Covel Peer Learning Labs effective June 10.

SB 1070 Casts Shadow on Arizona’s New Anti-Immigrant Bills

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The economic shadow cast by one of Arizona’s toughest anti-immigrant laws was crucial in the defeat of five new measures aimed at undocumented immigrants.

Long-Awaited Incan Artifacts Welcomed Home

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Artifacts from an Incan civilization are being returned to Peru after almost a century of American possession

Remodeled and Improved: 6-8pm CSRC Re-opening

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Tuesday, March 8 6-8pm, the Chicano Studies Research Center will be hosting a welcome event in honor of their renovation.