Monthly Archives: March 2012

Graduation

7 Ways to Help Hispanics Succeed Academically

The future of America depends on Hispanics' success in education.  Your movement is no different. It is dependent upon Latinos' success. If students in your movement are not doing well in their studies then they will lose scholarships. When they lose scholarships ...

Latino Links 3/24/2012

HISPANIC/LATINO 25 Of The Most Influential Latinos In Contemporary American Culture - http://huff.to/GUYlPS Get to know Anna Maria Chávez, first Latina CEO of Girl Scouts of USA - http://bit.ly/GUZ9o1 Is Latin America losing its faith? - AlJazeera - http://aje.me/GUXm22 Latinas move out after college ...

"Experience"

Lack of Experience, Lack of Pasión

Guest Post: This post was written by Ana, a former student leader and now current intern with Destino in Texas. I found Jesus in college after a failed suicide attempt in my dorm room. I had been struggling with an addiction ...

Latino Links 3/17/2012

DESTINO (Destino Students Featured in the New York Times) - Vying for Campus President, Illegal Immigrant Gets a Gamut of Responses - http://nyti.ms/wwMNPU Guerra Con Los Ojos - http://bit.ly/wGHWbj HISPANIC / LATINO CULTURE Chicago Group La Casa Offers Latino College Students Housing - http://bit.ly/wCMxOq In History: Over one million ...

Why Ethnicity Matters

There is a perception in the dominant culture of North American Christianity today that ethnicity is no longer important to believers. The idea is that because we are children of God we are all called to be colorblind. In Destino, ...

Latino Links 3/10/2012

Last week we confused people (google searchers) by naming our weekly links "Sabado Gigante". From here forward we'll send them out weekly under the name Latino Links. Enjoy! DESTINO BLOGGERS Mi Piel - "I’m ok with being bicultural, but why couldn’t I ...

Sábado Gigante 3/3/2012

Sábado Gigante is a variety show that has been on the air for 50 years. In that same theme, each Sábado we will post links to various articles and videos we found during the week that will be helpful to you in ...

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Making Mucho of Jesus

Sometimes the least Gospel-centered thing we can do is to talk about being Gospel-centered. One of the hardest aspects of bringing the gospel to a new community is to separate the culture of the messenger from the gospel message itself. Yet ...