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  • Prioritizing Latino Student Success in Arizona and Florida

    July 31, 2018

    Author: Callie Kozlak, Field Campaign Manager for Education Policy, UnidosUS

    July 31, 2018

    In July 2018, UnidosUS hosted its Annual Conference in Washington, DC, also marking its 50th Anniversary. UnidosUS (formerly the National Council of La Raza) is the nation’s largest Latino civil … Read More

  • USF Finds Preeminence in Serving Students

    July 31, 2018

    Author: Dr. Judy Genshaft, President of the University of South Florida

    July 31, 2018

    Across the national higher education landscape, there has never been more emphasis placed on metrics-based ranking systems. Administrators, faculty, students and parents are looking more and more to … Read More

  • USF Latino Scholars Program Encourages Some to Lift While Others Climb

    July 30, 2018

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    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    July 30, 2018

    The University of South Florida (USF) Latino Scholarship Program will begin its 27th year this upcoming 2018-2019 academic year. The program’s motto We Must Lift as We Climb captures the essence of … Read More

  • Helios Scholars at TGen Learn Teamwork, Technique, and Tenacity

    July 27, 2018

    Author: Steve Yozwiak, Senior Science Writer, TGen

    July 27, 2018

    Keilen Eidalith Costilla-Martinez learned this summer that she is not afraid to fail in the face of a seemingly insurmountable challenge, taking on a highly aggressive and usually fatal disease — … Read More

  • President's Message

    July 27, 2018

    Author: Paul J. Luna, President and CEO

    July 27, 2018

    When Helios Education Foundation was formed in 2004, our Board of Directors, under the leadership of our Founding Chairman, Vince Roig, made a strategic decision that impacts our work every day.  … Read More

  • Ready Now Yuma Highlighted in Recently Released Documentary

    July 22, 2018

    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    July 22, 2018

    With the increasing demands on the 21st-century workforce, all students should graduate from high school prepared for college and career success. However, improving the skills students need is a … Read More

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