Hispanic Latino Commission of Michigan Appoints New Executive Director

Hispanic Latino Commission of Michigan Appoints New Executive Director

The Hispanic Latino Commission of Michigan (HLCOM) and the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) today appointed Dr. Felipe Lopez- Sustaita as executive director of the commission. The position had been vacant since Marylou Mason’s retirement in December 2015. “The commission is excited to start a new chapter of...

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Honoring & Remembering Alejandra “Ollie” Zuniga

Honoring & Remembering Alejandra “Ollie” Zuniga

Alejandra Riojas was born on May 17, 1923 in Gonzales, Texas. She married Amado Tom Zuniga on May 9, 1947 in Lakeview, Michigan. Ollie was a member of the St. Mary Cathedral where she served as an usher. She was a lifetime member of the American GI Forum where she...

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Meet Ivan Macias

Meet Ivan Macias

Written by Carmen Stricker, Contributing Writer of Nosotros Los Latinos Magazine | Ivan Macias is currently a junior at Saginaw Valley State University majoring in Political Science. Raised in Detroit and graduating from Cesar Chavez Academy in 2013, Ivan, never thought about attending SVSU until he realized the scholarship opportunities...

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