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Rumba Meats & USHLI Partner to Award $25,000 in Scholarships

About Rumba Meats Scholarship Rumba Meats, part of the Cargill family of brands, helps the Hispanic community celebrate their culture and preserve their heritage through food. Through a partnership with United States Hispanic Leadership Institute, Rumba is awarding 25 post-secondary academic scholarships of $1,000 each and helping empower today’s Hispanic youth to become tomorrow’s leaders. Rumba Meats Scholarship Requirements Must be a high school senior graduating in the Spring of 2021Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time undergraduate students in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territoriesStudents must verify their enrollment status…

SPEAKERS from the 38th National Conference

Play Video J. Luis Bautista, MDPresident & CEOBautista Medical Group, Inc. & Rocks Medical Research Institute Lily Garcia EskelsenPresidentNational Education Association Play Video Play Video Celina VillanuevaState Senator, IL 11th DistrictIllinois State Senate Denice FrohmanPoet, Writer, and Educator Play Video Play Video Maria CardonaDemocratic Strategist & PoliticalCommentatorCNN/CNN en Español

Book A Room for the National Conference!

Hotel Information Sheraton Grand Chicago301 E. North Water St., Chicago, IL 60611(312) 464-1000 Student RoomsStudent Room Rate: $132.00 + 17.4% tax per night Book Now Non-Student RoomsNon-Student Room Rate: $153.00 + 17.4% tax per night Book Now The cut-off date for reserving rooms is February 4, 2020, at 5:00 pm (CST). After the cut-off date, it is at the hotel’s discretion whether to accept additional reservations, which will be subject to prevailing rates and availability.Rates will be available 3 days prior and 3 days after the event dates in the room block, subject to availability of guest rooms at the time of reservations.Please refer…

Submit Your Workshop Proposals for the USHLI Conference!

Call for Workshops

Call for Workshop Proposals USHLI’s workshop priorities for the 38th USHLI National Conference will focus on equitable practices, strategies, and innovative methods utilized to create and improve systems and policies that undermine and exclude marginalized communities across the country. We ask that each workshop proposal falls within one of the following areas and subgroups: Undergraduate Workshops Education Environmental Science Equity Health & Wellness Leadership Development Pathways for Women in Leadership Public Policy Redistricting/Census Voter registration/GOTV Workforce Development Young Professional Workshops Education Environmental Science Equity Health & Wellness Leadership Development Pathways for Women in Leadership Public Policy Redistricting/Census Voter registration/GOTV Workforce…