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SPECIAL ISSUE OF CENTRO Journal Navigating Insecurity: Crisis, Power, and Protest in Puerto Rican Communities Guest Editors: Aldo Lauria Santiago (Rutgers University) Ana Ramos-Zayas (Yale University) Charles R. Venator-Santiago (University of Connecticut) Hurricane Maria and the enduring economic...
This book project will focus on the creation of Puerto Rican Studies and its founding leaders; its birthing of academic journals, the Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños (Centro)/Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College, and the Puerto Rican Studies Association; its often misunderstood...
For Immediate Release: September 27th, 2018 Contact: Carlos Vargas-Ramos 212-772-5707 cvargasr@hunter.cuny.edu Upwards of 175,000 People Have Fled Puerto Rico In The Year Since Hurricane Maria [New York, NY] The residents of Puerto Rico have continued to abandon the U.S. territory in large numbers...
For immediate release : September 17th, 2018 Contact : Carlos Vargas-Ramos cvargasr@hunter.cuny.edu , (212) 772-5707 [New York, NY] The Puerto Rican population growth three times (2.5%) as fast as that of the U.S. population as a whole (0.8%), according to data just release by the Center for Puerto...
For Immediate Release : April 27th, 2018 Contact : Rosa Cruz Cordero, Rc1941@hunter.cuny.edu [New York, NY] More than seven months removed from the cataclysm that was Hurricanes Irma and Maria , and with hurricane season once again approaching, the Puerto Rican diaspora will come together for a...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Exhibit Opening on the Collections of Four Puerto Rican Pioneers: Herman Badillo, Miriam Colón, Victor Fragoso and Tato Laviera CONTACT : Deborah Raskin, draskin@rubenstein.com , 212-843-8028 What : (New York, NY - April 19, 2018) On April 26, Hunter College and the Center for...
The Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College (Centro) estimates that 24,406 Puerto Rican K-12 students have already enrolled For Immediate Release: March 8, 2018 Contact: Deborah Raskin (212) 843-8028 draskin@rubenstein.com In light of the six month anniversary of the devastation caused by...
Learn about available jobs, work-study, internships, and volunteer opportunites at Centro. Full-time Opportunities Web Developer full-time equivalent status preferred or part-time status The Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College (Centro) is looking for a Web Developer to assist with the...
The Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College (Centro) estimates that 10,324 Puerto Rican students have already enrolled. For Immediate Release: December 27, 2017 Contact: Deborah Raskin (212) 843-8028 draskin@rubenstein.com [New York, NY] In light of the devastation caused by Hurricane...
Puerto Rico, Puerto Ricans Multimedia-Makers & Actors Conference: Exploring the Use of Multimedia Arts as a Vehicle For Social Change For Immediate Release: October 23rd, 2017 Contact: Rosa Cruz Cordero, +1 (347) 512-5846 [New York, NY] In the weeks since Hurricane Maria, many Puerto Rican...