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CSUEB Hispanic population gets federal help

Graphic by Tam Duong Jr./The Pioneer

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

March 9, 2016

Despite a $2.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education for Cal State East Bay earning the distinction as a Hispanic Serving Institution -- HSI -- in April 2014, it still hasn’t gained much attention. Most people have no idea what a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) is and how benef...

Hispanic, low-income students receive funds


Valerie Salcido,

November 19, 2015

Cal State East Bay was awarded a $2.6 million grant, last month, through the Hispanic Serving Institution Program, a national organization created to help universities with high percentages of Hispanic and low-income student populations. To be considered a Hispanic Serving Institution, a university needs...

California State University East Bay
Hispanic Serving Institution