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Job: Executive Assistant to the President

Published on July 16, 2014 by in General

The Hispanic Roundtable of the South Sound is looking for an Executive Assistant to the President.

This is a part-time position at 25 hours per month.  This position reports to the President of the Hispanic Roundtable.

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My Beloved World: A Talk with Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Published on April 28, 2014 by in General

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor meets with University of Washington students to talk about My Beloved World, her memoir chronicling her journey from a housing project in the Bronx, New York, to her service as a federal judge in New York, and ultimately as a U.S. Supreme Court Justice. Drawing from student-submitted questions, UW Provost Ana Mari Cauce interviews the Justice about the formative experiences that shaped her into who she is today. Watch what Sotomayor has to say on a range of issues, including advice she would give to her 20-year-old self, handling racially-charged situations, what she is optimistic about, and much more.

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HRT Board Member Kathy Baros-Friedt Recipient of the Thurston Group’s Humanitarian Award

Published on January 21, 2014 by in General, Media
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Barbara Clarkson presenting Kathy Baros-Friedt the Thurston Group’s Humanitarian Award at the organization’s annual banquet in honor of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Kathy Baros-Friedt received the Humanitarian Award from the Thurston Group of Washington State for her work in support of programs for youth and the homeless.  She was presented the award by Barbara Clarkson, a charter member of the Thurston Group, Saturday, January 18, at the organization’s annual banquet in honor in the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 
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Hispanic Roundtable Latino Youth Summit Scholarships

Published on January 16, 2014 by in Featured

Hispanic Roundtable Latino Youth Summit Scholarships

 $1000 TO ATTEND SOUTH PUGET SOUND COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN 2014!

Click HERE to download the application

LYSScholarshipFlyerWHO is Eligible?

Any youth attending the 2013 Latino Youth Summit on November 5, 2013, who meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a current high school or alternative school or Running Start student;
  • Minimum of 2.0 GPA;
  • Must submit three letters of reference. At least one letter from a teacher, the remainders from community member or relatives;
  • Must complete the scholarship application, which will be available online at hispanicroundtable.org and at the November 5, 2013 Summit;
  • Must complete a written essay or personal statement. Minimum of 400 words, 1-2 pages, 12 pt. font, and double spaced.

Select ONE of these topics to write about:

  • How being Latino/a has given me strength to complete my goals.
  • How my educational goals will help me make my community a better place.
  • How this scholarship can set me on the path I need for my future.
  • What I want to accomplish in the next four years. Read more…
 
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The Latino Youth Summit: A Ten Year Look Back

Published on June 24, 2013 by in General

Conclusions

  • Significant increase in both participants and schools
    • – From 60 to 500+ participants annually
    • – From a handful of schools to ~35
  • Multiple program formats used and proved
    • - We understand the minimum and average workshop offerings needed
    • – We understand program components of keynotes, noon program, exhibitors, lunches, campuses
    • – We have established main underlying themes of careers, education, healthy lifestyles
  • The Summit is a valuable resource for five rural county Latino youth
    • – We see an increase in interest each year
    • – In their own words, the Summit has inspired youth in multiple ways
    • – The program we provide is helping form life choices

To see the report please Click here

 

 
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