Scientists at the Kaiser Permanente Research Institute in Seattle, Washington applied the world’s first experimental vaccine for Coronavirus.
It is the first phase of a study for a possible vaccine against the virus that causes COVID-19 which is wreaking havoc worldwide.
A total of 45 healthy volunteers will receive the vaccine – two doses with a month in between. This is the first step to find out if the vaccines are safe and effective, and possibly make way for possible global distribution.
To date, the pandemic has infected more than 169,000 people and killed more than 6,500 worldwide.
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As part of the Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration at University of Pittsburgh, the Center for Latin American Studies will be hosting the 2021 Latinx Connect Conference: Elevating LatinX Identities & Contemporary Issues and have issued the following call for proposals. CALL for Proposals The Latinx Connect virtual conference (October 14-16) aims to move us…
It has been more than a year since COVID-19 forced the world into an economic shutdown and a health and safety related panic. Even as more people are vaccinated and businesses re-open, communities are still struggling.
Disparities may be driven by a number of factors, such as urban districts with more students of color that may have been less likely to open due to higher COVID-19 community infection rates.
The consulate comes twice a year, typically in the spring and the fall. Its next visit will be announced by the PHDC on their website. After the announcement, the PHDC also offers a sign-up form for appointments.
The LCC is asking all who are able to purchase items from their Amazon list. The list consists of art supplies, hygiene necessities, electronics, and other essential materials for students of all ages.
The Pittsburgh Chapter of Grannies Respond, a non-profit organization, needs volunteers to assist immigrants at the Greyhound bus station.
Pittsburgh’s Latino Community Center receives the UnidosUS Avanzado Through College grant, paving the way for Latino youth to achieve their goals.
Pride is an inclusive event, drawing people of all different backgrounds and identities. Latinx youth attended the festivities, dressed in rainbow garb and flashy accessories.
A North Carolina High School failed to present Ever Lopez with his diploma after he draped a Mexican flag over his graduation gown at the ceremony on June 3rd. Asheboro School District held their graduation ceremony last week to honor the class of 2021. However, not every student received the diploma that they had worked…
The third annual Fiesta del Sol is just under two weeks away. Casa San Jose will be hosting a virtual event to raise money for their numerous community programs.
ArtsQuest is proud to present this two-day festival full of music, food and family fun The ¡Sabor! Latin Festival celebration is returning to Bethlehem, PA on Fri., June 25 and Sat., June 26, 2021. Experience two days of sizzling music, food and fun celebrating the region’s Hispanic culture. The festivities kick off on Fri., June 25 with…
NeighborWorks Western Pennsylvania is partnering with Pennsylvania Home Lending Collaborative and Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Berks, a fellow NeighborWorks America network member, to bring a loan program to the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. NeighborWorks Western Pennsylvania offers a new down-payment and closing-cost assistance program for homebuyers. The loan program makes homeownership more accessible to low-…