September 2016

Mon
26
Sep
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PR Voices S3E2: Giant Steps

Centro Staff

In the following three segments, Puerto Rican Voices visits tennis legend and Olympic gold medalist Gigi Fernández for a candid interview on her life and career; we also learn about the Norris Square Neighborhood...

Tue
20
Sep
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New England Puerto Ricans Meet to Map Out Future

Centro Staff

Puerto Ricans from Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts, along with policy experts from the island and New York, met in Holyoke, Massachusetts on September 17 to gain a broader understanding of how the island’s...

Tue
13
Sep
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Dig My Feeling: The Legacy of Nuyorican Jazz Musician Willie “Bobo” Correa

Néstor David Pastor

Before his untimely death at the age of 49 in 1983, legendary Nuyorican jazz percussionist Willie “Bobo” Correa left behind an impressive and eclectic discography that includes fourteen records as bandleader, with...

Mon
12
Sep
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PR Voices Wins 2016 Imagen Award

Centro Staff

Earlier this month, Puerto Rican Voices ; a joint production between the Center for Puerto Rican Studies, CUNY, and WIPR-TV; was named Best Local...

Fri
09
Sep
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PR Voices S3E1: Role Models

Centro Staff

Building community often begins with the individual. In the premiere of the third season of Puerto Rican Voices, we meet three individuals whose accomplishments have inspired a sense of community among the Puerto Rican...

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