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CLACLS welcomes a new Associate Director

CLACLS welcomes new Associate Director, Dr. Victoria Stone-Cadena. Dr. Stone-Cadena joins us from CUNY Central where she directed the CUNY Mellon Faculty Diversity Initiative (CFDI) in collaboration with University Dean Arlene Torres. She holds a doctorate in Cultural Anthropology from the CUNY Graduate Center and returns to the CLACLS where she previously worked as Director of Communications. Learn more here.

CLACLS welcomes a new Associate Director 2018-07-04T20:39:38+00:00

Miranda Family Fellowship for the Study of Puerto Rican Migration

CLACLS Director Laird W. Bergad presenting an award to Luis A. Miranda, Jr. at the CLACLS 15th Anniversary celebration.

CLACLS announces the Miranda Family Fellowship for the Study of Puerto Rican Migration to and Communities in the United States. For application information click here.

Miranda Family Fellowship for the Study of Puerto Rican Migration 2018-07-04T20:39:39+00:00

Analyzing Low Latino Voter Registration and Participation Rates in the 2016 Presidential Election

Data from the latest CLACLS report on Latino Voter registration suggests that lack of voter registration, not Election Day turnout, is the biggest hindrance to Latinos having a more significant impact on election outcomes. You can read the full report here.

Analyzing Low Latino Voter Registration and Participation Rates in the 2016 Presidential Election 2018-07-04T20:39:39+00:00

NYC’s Hispanic Population Is Growing

Photo: Agaton Strom for The Wall Street Journal

Article originally published in The Wall Street Journal, by Melanie Grayce West and Mariana Alfaro.

This group makes up 29% of the city’s population, with most of Dominican heritage, 2016 census data shows. Read the full article here.

NYC’s Hispanic Population Is Growing 2018-07-04T20:39:39+00:00

CLACLS 15th Year Anniversary Celebration

Last December, CLACLS celebrated its 15th year anniversary at the Graduate Center. The joyful event had the presence of current and former CLACLS Staff along with Professors associated with CLACLS from all CUNY campuses. It also had CUNY Chancellor James B. Milliken, GC President Chase Robinson, GC Provost Joy Connolly. During the celebration, Director Laird W. Bergad recognized the partnership and thorough help of CUNY Vice Chancellor Jay Hershenson and Luis A. Miranda, Jr. See some of the highlights in the gallery below.

CLACLS 15th Year Anniversary Celebration 2018-07-04T20:39:40+00:00