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When a Community Comes Together a Time of Trial Brings a Time of Triumph for Iowa Al Exito Students

By Jocelyn Frohwein Nina Garcia once said, “I think my Latino culture has equipped me with a different point of view than the rest of my counterparts, and seeing things from a different angle hasContinue reading…

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LULAC QC will award $33,000 in scholarships to 48 students

LULAC will be holding its annual scholarship awards banquet on Sunday, July 31 at 4:00 pm at the Rogalski Center at Saint Ambrose University, Davenport, IA. Invited are the recipients, their parents or guardians, CouncilContinue reading…

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Ascentra Credit Union Awards $10,000 to area students, 2016 Scholarships Winners Announced

BETTENDORF – Ten area students are one step closer to achieving their academic goals. Each earned $1,000 to help pay for their college costs as part of the Ascentra Credit Union Scholarship Competition. The scholarshipContinue reading…

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Why Education Needs to Be Our Nation’s New Priority

By Rick Najera Years ago I was accepted to University of Southern California. None of my family had ever graduated from college. My dad was a sheet metal worker and my mom was a waitress.Continue reading…