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¡Pa gozar! Your inside scoop on Miami’s Latin music clubs

  By, Daisy Cabrera Ahh, glorious South Beach. Tourists flock here to bronze under the blazing sun, break waves on rented jet-skis, throw back some fruity cocktails, “watch me naenae” in mega clubs and relish under tall palm trees swaying to the ocean breeze. It’s a year-round chancleta paradise! Miami is also an explosion of…

The Many Faces of Fidel Castro

Saint, idealist, rebel, leader, dictator. Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz, or simply known as Fidel Castro, was a controversial man of many faces not just to Cubans, or Cuban-Americans, but to people around the world. During his teens, his mentors and classmates found him to be a stubborn and deeply religious man, almost saintly. As a boy,…

Latino Population Rising in the South

America is becoming more Latino these days, but no area is getting more of the Latino settlers than the good ole South.   According to data released last week by the Pew Hispanic Trends Project, Alabama was at the very top of the list out of a listing of 10 States with the fastest growing…

Policy & America’s Perception of Higher Education and Economic Mobility

Lehman President José Luis Cruz took part in an important educational panel in Washington D.C. last Thursday, discussing and debating how to translate America’s perception of higher education and economic mobility into policy. The panel entitled “Diving into the Data: Translating America’s Perceptions Into Policy,” was organized by New America, a non-partisan think tank that…

Formerly Homeless Teen Helps Family stabilize itself & Now Will Attend Harvard

A Manual Arts High School senior whose family of six was homeless for three months after his father lost his job will be attending Harvard University this fall, thanks to a USC program. Jorge Campos, 17, currently lives with his family in Palmdale. His days are long, as he makes the approximately 140-mile round trip…

9 Power Questions that Will Help You Build Better Business Relationships

Personal connection, likeability, and trustworthiness are back.