Volume XXIII Number 22 ~ June 4, 1999

FrontPage Stories

Governor Davis Honors HOPE with Official Proclamation for “Latina Action Day”
Governor Gray Davis recently honored HOPE (Hispanas Organized for Political Equality) with an official proclamation at the State Capitol recognizing Latina Action Day. The event, designed to educate and empower Latinas in the political process, drew more than 500 Latinas state-wide to this year’s conference. (From left to right) Secretary of Business, Transportation & Housing Maria Contreras-Sweet, First Lady Sharon Davis, Governor Gray Davis, HOPE President Susan Trigueros-Sifuentes, and Latina Action Day Co-Chairs Helen Torres and Mary Jean Duran.

Paramount, South Gate Serve As Lab For Undergraduate's Work In Chicano
Studies, History and Public Policy
By Dan Page

UC San Diego Launches Center for Immigration Studies
UCNews Service

Environmentalists, Policy Makers, Agency Representatives From Local State and
Federal Governments Join Hispanic Science Students in an Effort to Educate Each
By Kaarina Merikaarto

Hispanic Soldiers Continue Their Fight for Respect

Cuba's New Foreign Minister Says He Wants Change in the U.S. Embargo
By Anita Snow

Noticias de Mexico


Clinton Administration Announces New Clarifying Policy on Public Charge

La Administración Clinton Anuncia Nueva Política Aclarando la Ley de "Carga

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Daley Opens Conference Focused on Improving
U.S.-Mexico Border Economy

The California Collaborative Receives $360,000 to Launch Human Capital
Development Initiative

By Daniel Muñoz

Fresno School District Administrator to Head San Diego City Schools' Human
Resource Department

Butler Appointed President of Paradise Valley Hospital

New Cato Institute book "Cancer, Chemicals, and Choices: Risk Reduction through

Los Programas de Nutrición del Departamento de Agricultura de los EEUU No
Afectan la Condición Legal de los Inmigrantes

CSC Names Richard Jennings Lead Executive of Pennant Alliance

Latino Children are Snacking More and Eating Less Healthy Foods
UCNews Service

Numbness or Tingling in the Hands May Be Early Symptoms of More Serious

Hispanic Link Journalism Foundation Anuncia Beca de Reportaje 1999/2000

Hispanic Link Journalism Foundation Announces 1999/2000 Reporting Fellowship

An Open Letter to the Puerto Rican Community


Smithsonian Craft Show 2000 Issues Call for Artist Entries

Hispanic Radio Network/La Red Hispana
Por Javier Sierra
El Muro de la Vergüenza


Local Control: A Code Word for Controlling The Middle Class!

College for Everyone?
By Domenico Maceri, PhD

Tezozomoc Speaks

Etc. Etc. Etc.
Sporting news, reviews and other tid bits

La Rueda del Tiempo

Por Paco Zavala

Calendar of Events:
by Berenice Cisneros

"Instinct" - Una Extraordinaria Aventura

1999 Miss Latina California Seeks Contestants

MARIACHI USA Festival Celebrates 10th Anniversary June 19 & 20, 1999

Borg, McEnroe, Connors, Wilander Set For Quality Challenge
By J. Fred Sidhu

Kids and Fishing is Fun

Bullfight World...
by Lyn Sherwood
El Zapata Saves The Day

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