About VALHEN | Sobre VALHEN
Who are we?
The Virginia Latino Higher Education Network works to improve access and retention for Latino students, to increase the numbers of Latino faculty and staff, and to create campus climates which are nurturing and culturally sensitive.
VALHEN works with:
- COMMUNITY PARTNERS to build outreach programs that address Latino issues and barriers to higher education and promote participation. We
- FUNDING PARTNERS to establish scholarships and programs which will promote educational opportunities for Latino students.
- POLICY MAKERS to advocate for programs and policies, both at the state and institutional levels, which will facilitate access and promote success
- RESEARCHERS & ACADEMICS to disseminate information about relevant educational issues affecting the Latino community in the Commonwealth