Students of Mount Media Production and Hispanic Studies worked together to create “Their World in Your Hands”, a series of 30-second video public service announcements featuring students and families from Nora Cronin Presentation Academy. Mount Media Production students and Prof. Victor Azuaje’s Hispanic Studies students worked under the direction of Prof. Dean Goldberg.
For three consecutive weeks this summer, Spanish-language TV network Univision won the prime-time ratings among young adult viewers. Read more…
CHICAGO, IL – September 15, 2012. On the eve of Mexican Independence Day, Governor Pat Quinn today announced that Illinois exports to Mexico in the first half of 2012 topped $3 billion – a 13.7 percent increase over the previous year and a new record high.
Even though I have my reservations about the notion of a Spanglish dialect, I think everybody should read this article about the role of Spanish in the Democratic and Republican conventions.
If you grew up in a bilingual Hispanic household, listening to the Democratic and Republican conventions may have sounded a lot like home.
It’s no coincidence that both parties highlighted politicians like Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro.