D.C.’s struggle to hire more diverse teachers — and keep them

By Vanessa G. Sánchez, The Washington Post

Days before the coronavirus pandemic forced D.C. schools to close last year, fourth-grade teacher Isabella Sanchez sat down in front of the District’s State Board of Education to explain why teacher diversity matters. At H.D. Cooke Elementary in Northwest Washington, Sanchez told the board, she was one of only four Latino teachers serving a student body that is 52 percent Latino. Continue reading D.C.’s struggle to hire more diverse teachers — and keep them

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Netflix is a Joke Comedy Festival announces its 2022 line-up and it includes Gabriel Iglesias headlining Dodger Stadium

By , Daily News

Netflix is bringing back its Netflix is a Joke Comedy Festival in 2022 with more than 130 artists performing in over 25 different venues across Los Angeles including Dodger Stadium and the Hollywood Bowl. Continue reading Netflix is a Joke Comedy Festival announces its 2022 line-up and it includes Gabriel Iglesias headlining Dodger Stadium

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Afro-Latinx Artist Reyna Noriega Is Using Art to Uplift Brown and Black Women

By Shayne Rodriguez Thompson, Pop Sugar

In 2017, Afro-Latinx visual artist Reyna Noriega began her career as a full-time creator. Little did she know that in just a few short years, she would have over 100,000 followers on Instagram, would be working with huge brands like Apple and Old Navy, and would design a cover for The New Yorker. Continue reading Afro-Latinx Artist Reyna Noriega Is Using Art to Uplift Brown and Black Women

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Inspired by Family and Driven by an Entrepreneurial Spirit, Here’s How This Latina Baker Is Forging Her Own Path

BIRENE SAN SEGUNDO, Pop Sugar

Ten years ago, Danira Cancinos was a busy single mom of three who dreaded going to work every day at an arcade. During her 9-to-5, all she could think of was her dream job: baking. “I would just think of new things I wanted to add to my menu, my orders, new classes. It was all I wanted to do,” she said. Today, that side hustle is now her full-time career. Continue reading Inspired by Family and Driven by an Entrepreneurial Spirit, Here’s How This Latina Baker Is Forging Her Own Path

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Upcoming Events

  1. City Career Fair
    January 19, 2022 - November 4, 2022
  2. The Small Business Expo–Multiple Event Dates
    February 17, 2022 - December 1, 2022
  3. CSUN Center on Disabilities 2022 Conference
    March 13, 2022 - March 18, 2022