Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez http://kunm.org en Latino Achievement Gap Series: No Gap for Latinas http://kunm.org/post/latino-achievement-gap-series-no-gap-latinas <p>Nationwide, Latinos attend preschool in lower numbers; drop out rates are higher, and fewer Latinos get college degrees. &nbsp;But for Hispanic girls and women of college age-that gap disappears. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 01 Feb 2012 18:32:22 +0000 Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez 7788 at http://kunm.org Latino Achievement Gap Series: No Gap for Latinas Poll: Latinos Unhappy With Both Political Parties http://kunm.org/post/poll-latinos-unhappy-both-political-parties <p>A national poll shows Latinos are unhappy with both political parties&nbsp; and many aren&rsquo;t too sure if they&rsquo;ll vote next year. &nbsp;The poll posed several questions to Latino registered voters about their attitudes toward candidates and the 2012 election. Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez reports for the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>.</p> Wed, 14 Dec 2011 19:11:08 +0000 Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez 5481 at http://kunm.org Poll: Latinos Unhappy With Both Political Parties Poll: Latinos Unhappy With Both Political Parties http://kunm.org/post/poll-latinos-unhappy-both-political-parties-0 <p>A national poll released this week shows Latinos are UN-happy with both major political parties.&nbsp; The poll posed several questions to Latino registered voters about their attitudes toward candidates and the 2012 election. Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez reports for the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>.</p> Wed, 14 Dec 2011 18:52:44 +0000 Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez 5480 at http://kunm.org Poll: Latinos Unhappy With Both Political Parties Report: Hispanic Children Largest Group of Kids in Poverty http://kunm.org/post/report-hispanic-children-largest-group-kids-poverty-0 <p>Hispanic children now make up the largest group of kids living in poverty.</p> Thu, 29 Sep 2011 18:01:04 +0000 Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez 2044 at http://kunm.org Report: Hispanic Children Largest Group of Kids in Poverty AZ Officials Try To Protect Endangered Frogs http://kunm.org/post/az-officials-try-protect-endangered-frogs <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d736a03acc1-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d736a03acc1-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d736a03acc1-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-977017.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albuquerque, New Mexico – Arizona is doing all it can to save an endangered species from one of Arizona's wildfires. Arizona Department of Game and Fish officials say the leopard frog's habitat could be threatened and their removal from the area is vital to their survival.</p> Wed, 29 Jun 2011 18:59:15 +0000 Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez 1941 at http://kunm.org