The Spanish Dilemma: Does being Hispanic require knowing Spanish?

The Spanish Dilemma: Does being Hispanic require knowing Spanish?

By Farah Farjood/Aggie – TheAggie.org – Photo Not Credited. People have an outdated belief that Hispanics must speak Spanish. Movies, pop culture and social media sure make it seem like that’s the case.  When a person of Hispanic descent does not speak...
CECCHE highlights Hispanic culture

CECCHE highlights Hispanic culture

By Paula Fuentes/Staff Writer – ThePolyPost.com – Photo: Paula Fuentes/The Poly Post. According to the Pew Research Center, the U.S. Hispanic population now stands at 57 million, which makes Hispanics the nation’s second fastest growing racial or ethnic...
There are more Hispanics in the United States than we thought

There are more Hispanics in the United States than we thought

By Ana Campoy/Reporter at Quartz – QZ.com – Image: The Atlas. Data: Pew Research Center; based on 2015 and 2016 surveys. Among the estimated 42.7 million U.S. adults with Hispanic ancestry in 2015, 89%, or about 37.8 million, thought of themselves as...