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Graphic design illustrating the growing educational achievements of Latinas juxtaposed with the persistent wage gap they face

Every year on June 6, the U.S. celebrates Higher Education Day, a day dedicated to helping students prepare for their transition into higher education. For many, it’s also a day to celebrate the fact that they even had the opportunity to reach higher education in the first place. Not all bright and education-hungry people have that privilege; Latinos chief among them.

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Collage image featuring authentic ballroom dancers

The rich tapestry of New York City culture includes numerous vibrant subcultures, each offering unique perspectives and contributions. The Ballroom Scene, an underground subculture deeply rooted in Black and Latino LGBTQ+ communities, is a profound example of resilience, creativity, and cultural expression, a testament to the power of diversity and acceptance.

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Photograph of Claudia Sheinbaum as the first woman president of Mexico

The people of Mexico made history today, ushering in a new era of leadership led by Claudia Sheinbaum, who just became the first woman president in the country’s 200-year history after a successful campaign.

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