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Centro Voices

Covering the current affairs, history, arts and culture of Puerto Ricans in the United States.

PRSA Symposium Preview: How Can The Puerto Rican Diaspora Help Post-Maria

New data brief estimates number of Puerto Ricans that will relocate to the mainland in response to the devastation left by Hurricane Maria...

2017 National Heritage Fellow Modesto Cepeda Lights Up Washington D.C.

The corner of 122nd St. and 2nd Ave. in East Harlem, just in front of the Taino Towers, will be renamed Tato Laviera Way during a ceremony that will be held on October 28th...

Informing and promoting the discussion among stateside Puerto Ricans about the current events related to Puerto Rico’s economic crisis.


Puerto Rico Disaster Relief and Recovery from Hurricanes Irma and Maria

A short note on the disaster relief and recovery efforts in Puerto Rico going forward...


Estimates of Post-Hurricane Maria Exodus from Puerto Rico

Thousands have already left the island with more on the way. Here at Centro, we have calculated just how many new residents each state in the US should expect in the coming years, along with what their needs will be...


Tato Laviera Way - East Harlem Street Renaming

On October 28th, the late Nuyorican poet will be honored with a street renaming ceremony and the unveiling of a new mural...

Puerto Rican Studies Association Conference (PRSA)

Puerto Rican higher education scholars and their allies will present academic research on Puerto Rico and share ideas for a diaspora academics’ response to the crisis. Information on tickets, program, call for papers, and more...


Paid US Forest Service Fellowship for Latinx students in Washington DC

One-year internship with the US Forest Service hosted by the Hispanic Access Foundation. There are two available 2018 RA fellowships. Deadline is October 25th. Email any questions to

Puerto Rico Fest 2017 Borimix: In solidarity With Puerto Rico & Mexico

A month long, city-wide festival of Puerto Rican Artists working in film, theatre, dance, music and the visual arts...

2017 Comite Noviembre Kickoff Celebration

Comite Noviembre cordially invites you & a guest to attend its 31st Anniversary Puerto Rican Heritage Month Kick- Off Celebration...


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