Scholarships and Grants 2022

National Scholarship The Dream USFor high school or community college graduates. You need to have DACA or TPS or meet TheDream.US immigration eligibility criteria and qualify for in-state tuition at one of our Partner Colleges to receive this scholarship. We also offer an online college option. The Scholarship is for up to $16,500 for an […]

Voces Consulares: People at the service of people

In the first days of January, we, ambassadors and consuls of Mexico participated in almost half of a hundred work meetings in Mexico City to learn about the priorities of our country’s foreign policy and how Mexican diplomacy can help the well-being of our population in this 2022.Among the various topics of these meetings, the […]

At-home COVID tests to be covered by insurance

By Tere SiqueiraAs cases of the Omicron variant of COVID surge nationwide, the Biden administration is trying to boost access to tests.Millions of insured Americans can pick up free COVID tests over the counter, with the costs covered by their insurance, multiple media outlets are reporting. To remedy a shortage of test kits, the White […]

Valdez-Dempsey enjoys rewards of mentoring

By Tere SiqueiraOf the duties in Amarilis Valdez-Dempsey’s professional life, perhaps the most rewarding is one she has fulfilled for more than 20 years: mentoring.“Mentoring is very rewarding,” said Valdez-Dempsey, Bank of America vice president of global information security. “I love it when a mentee gets the coveted job or gets accepted at the college/program […]

Chiefs-Bills rematch is set

Story by Chara and photo cortesy by Jason Hannah/ Kansas City ChiefsWith their 42-21 victory over Pittsburgh Sunday night (Jan. 16) at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium in the books, the Kansas City Chiefs have their eyes on Buffalo – their opponents in the second round of the AFC playoffs.The Bills and Chiefs will face […]