Agroecology at HACU

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Venue:Washington DC

Agroecology ladies represent FIU at HACU

Two Agroecolohy Students, Carmen Rodriguez and Bianca Bonilla, were selected throught HACU's Scholarship Program to attend the national conference. In addition, the Agroecology Program is sponsoring two students, Lanny Picon and Christina Urbina, to attend the conference as well.

HACU’s Annual Conference provides a unique forum for the sharing of information and ideas for the best and most promising practices in the education of Hispanics. The conference goals are to:

  • showcase successful, effective, and exemplary programs and initiatives of HACU member institutions
  • promote and expand partnerships and strategic alliances for collaboration between HACU member institutions and public- and private-sector organizations
  • foster and identify graduate education opportunities for Hispanic students and graduates
  • deliberate policy issues affecting the education opportunities of Hispanics, including HACU’s legislative agenda
  • promote greater Hispanic participation in scholarships, fellowships, internships and other such programs funded by private and government organizations
  • discuss emerging trends in higher education affecting Hispanics and HSIs, e.g., distance learning, student-centered learning, outcomes assessment, and cross-national accreditation

For more information please visit HACU