Want To Increase Recruitment And Retention Of Latinas? Avoid These Three Mistakes

Want To Increase Recruitment And Retention Of Latinas? Avoid These Three Mistakes

Shutterstock Jenny was a 24-year-old Air Force pilot who used to work in the accounting section of an interior design organization. One day, she realized another team was going through some difficult times. She kindly offered to help. Surprisingly, she received this response in an email from her boss: “Number crunchers lack leadership skills.” Seriously? Jenny, a determined Latina if there ever was one, decided to write to her boss’ boss (let’s call him John) explaining how she could help her colleagues. She included her resume, which showed over a decade…

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Hybrid classes to increase

Hybrid classes to increase

The Board of Trustees approved the allocation of a portion of University of La Verne’s year-end reserves for the development of online-hybrid courses. The year-end reserves are made up of tuition revenue, interest income revenue, and room and board revenue. According to the Board’s guidelines regarding the allocation of the year end reserves, a portion of the year end reserves go to endowment, which funds student scholarships, a portion goes to programs related to administration, a portion of the reserves goes to the building and upkeep of new facilities, and…

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Govt set to increase scholarship coverage for SC students

Govt set to increase scholarship coverage for SC students

New Delhi: Buoyed by the success of the post- matric scholarship schemes for Scheduled Caste (SC) students, the government is all set to increase its coverage for 48 lakh school children by end of this fiscal and has exceeded its budget for the purpose by more than Rs 100 crore. The Post-Matric Scholarship scheme was introduced by the government to provide financial assistance to SC students studying at post matriculation or post-secondary stages to enable them to complete their education. “It is a flagship program of the Ministry to ensure…

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ABVP demands increase in ST student scholarships

ABVP demands increase in ST student scholarships

Jamshedpur: The Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Wednesday demanded that scholarships of Schedule Tribe students should be hiked based on the prevailing inflation of the country. There was hardly five per cent increase in the scholarship amount compared to the increasing inflation, said Praful Akant, in-charge of All India Tribal Students of ABVP, who was in the steel city in connection with the national conference of the two-day Schedule Tribal Professional students to be held here from February 23. He said the government had enhanced the scholarship amount from…

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