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Becoming a Hispanic Serving Institution can better campus

The Wichitan

March 5, 2019

The Wichitan believes that becoming a Hispanic Serving Institution can better our students, both Hispanic and non-Hispanic. Over recent years, the university has had an increase of Hispanic students, all in attempts to become an HSI. Twenty-five percent of our school's population (roughly over 1,300...

MSU close to becoming a Hispanic-Serving Institution

Angelica Villarreal and Clarissa Alvarado

March 5, 2019

So close, with 19.3 percent of the students identifying as Hispanic, the university is only 5.7 percent away from being federally designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. Institutions that are HSI receive a federal grant of approximately $3,117 per student which could equate to more than $4,754,98...

Question of the Week: Transitioning to an HSI

Question of the Week: Transitioning to an HSI

Clarissa Alvarado

March 4, 2019

This week, we asked the student body to give their opinions on how they feel about MSU transitioning to a Hispanic Serving Institution. How do you feel about MSU becoming a Hispanic Serving Institution? Joselin Flores, business management freshman | “I would like to see more networking with Hispanic leaders throu...

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