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Ballet Hispanico Examines Dance and Politics

Ballet Hispanico Examines Dance and Politics

By Ryan Mikel, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Exuding Latin American pride and a wealth of artistry, athleticism and heritage, Ballet Hispanico made its celebrated return to New York City last Tuesday, April 18 at the Joyce Theater. Under the direction of Eduardo Vilaro, the company presented a triple bill of transcendent works by female choreographers ...

Latinos in New York

Latinos in New York

April 2, 2014


Filed under Special Editions

Grants aid communities in need   State legislators kill DREAM Act in close vote   New York State public schools suffer from segregation...

Grants aid communities in need

Grants aid communities in need

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Deputy News Editor

April 2, 2014


Filed under News

Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation revealed its plans to distribute $1.5 million in grants over the next three years to five neighborhoods that have a high population of Mexican-American students on March 26. The project, a part of the Anchoring Achievement in Mexican Communities Initiative, was cre...