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Éxito! Latino Cancer Research Leadership Training is a program of the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at UT Health San Antonio to offer an annual summer institute and internships to increase the number of Latinos who pursue a doctoral degree and a career researching Latino health disparities. Learn more here.

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Student Loan Debt and Forgiveness: How It Impacts Latino Students

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 13:28

Latino students take out more student loans to pay for their education than their White peers, adding to a racial/ethnic wage gap

How Universal Free School Meals Can Help Latino Kids

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 09:22

Free school meals have been a staple for kids from low-income households for decades, especially Latino kids.

Hilda Ramirez: Advocating for Equitable Policies for Latino Students, Families

Thursday, December 16, 2021 - 17:27

As a teenager, Hilda Ramirez saw how the educational system did not support Latino students, limiting their chances for academic success and future mental and physical healt

Dr. Benjamín Aceves: What Éxito! Means to Me

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 14:10

Dr. Benjamín Aceves wasn’t sure if he wanted to pursue a PhD.
He was hesitant about the commitment. He didn’t have a background in academia that many pursuing PhD programs do.

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