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Press Releases and News Coverage about the NCSHP.

2020
Marco A. Zarate steps down as President of NCSHP. Board Member and Vice-President Elda
McGrath will assume the role of President of the organization.
Press Release: NCSHP Co-Founder Steps down as President
2019
NCSHP celebrates 20 years of promoting education at the Latino Education Gala
2019 Press Release: Latino Education Celebration
2018
NCSHP received from Global Legacy Initiative and Sucess Training Institute 100 soft-skills training scholarships to benefit the Hispanic community.  
2018 Press Release GLI Scholarships 
2017
NC Society of Hispanic Professionals partners with Burroughs Wellcome Fund in efforts to increase interest in STEM career awareness and selection among Hispanic students in North Carolina. 
2017 Press Release - STEM Program & TuPortalSTEM
 
2016

Hundreds of Hispanic Students Attend Largest Hispanic Educational Summit in North Carolina 

Summit 2016 Press Release

NCSHP announces the  38 winners of its Hispanic Scholarship Fund 

2016-2017 Scholarship Winners Press Release

 

2015

NCSHP welcomes new society director Neyra Toledo to oversee the day to day operations 

New Director Neyra Toledo Press Release 

 

NCSHP recognizes Elda McGrath and Yasmin Metivier for Over 10 Years of Service 

Elda McGrath and Yasmin Metivier Recognition Press Release 

 

2014

The North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals Celebrates 15 Years of Promoting Education among Hispanic Youth in North Carolina
NCSHP 15th Anniversary Press Release


2013

College Application Week (Nov. 18 – Nov 22) – High School Students have the Opportunity to Apply to Certain Colleges for Free

College Application Week Press Release

College Application Week Press Release (Spanish) 

Hispanic Heritage Month brings Significant Awards to NCSHP Board Members for their Work in Education
Susan Zarate and MariaRosa Rangel Awards Press Release 

Click here to watch a short video of Univision on MariaRosa.

Marco Zarate, President, and Co-Founder of North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals was Honored the Prestigious Ohtli Award by the Government of Mexico
Ohtli Award to Marco Zarate Press Release

Ohtli Award to Marco Zarate Press Release (Spanish) 

Progress Energy Foundation Grants $15,000 for College Scholarships to Benefit Hispanic Students Interested in the Field of Engineering
Progress Energy Foundation Grant 2013 Press Release

Walmart is Named New Diamond Level Sponsor of the North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals 

Walmart Sponsorship 2013 Press Release

$38,200 Awarded in Scholarships to Hispanic Students from NC Hispanic College Fund to Continue their  Education 

2013-2014 Scholarship Winners Press Release 

Hispanic Students of ¡Gradúate! Program Graduate from High School and Apply to College
2013 Graduate Success Press Release 

 

2012

Dropout Prevention Program ¡Gradúate!, Continues in Alamance-Burlington School System Thanks to a Grant from the AT&T Foundation
ATT Press Release Graduate Program Funding ATT LEGAL APPROVED 121712 Press Release

 

New Program Launched to Increase Latino College Graduation Rates in the Triangle-Lumina Foundation’s $7.2 Million Initiative Supports Efforts in North Carolina, 9 Other States
Lumina Press Release

 

Dropout Prevention Program ¡Gradúate!, Continues in Alamance-Burlington School System Thanks to a Grant from the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation
ZSR Graduate Program 2012 Press Release 

 

The ¡Gradúate!, Program, a Dropout Prevention Initiative Continues in Wake County Thanks to a Grant from the Lumina Foundation
Lumina Graduate Program 2012 Press Release 

 

Inspiration for Hispanic Students, Hundreds of Hispanic Students to Attend the Largest Educational Summit in North Carolina
2013 Hispanic Educational Summit Press Release

 

North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals establishes the Triad Chapter to help Hispanic students to succeed in education.
NCSHP Triad Chapter Press Release

 

College Board’s Destino Universidad, A College Planning Fair for Hispanic Families, Comes to Durham
Destino Universidad  Press Release

Destino Universidad (Spanish) Press Release 

NCShp In The News

2015

Marco Zárate, Overcoming barriers, building leaders – BY LEWIS BEALE, Walter Magazine

Student-run fiesta raises money for young Latinos – BY PAUL A. SPECHT, NC News  & Observer

N.C. Society of Hispanic Professionals – BY NANCY PARDUE, Cary Magazine

2014

Making a Difference in North Carolina, BY BRIENNE PASICK – Latino Magazine, August 2014 

New Guide Helps Hispanic Students in College Process BY CARALEE ADAMS, Education Week

Commentary: Community college made the difference BY DAVID ROMAN, The News&Observer

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