Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez

Reporter

Staff member of Fronteras Changing America Desk; an unprecedented, multimedia collaboration among seven public radio stations. Fronteras stories deal with the complex and controversial southwestern border with Mexico, including security, immigration, drugs and weapons smuggling.

Fronteras Desk Nadine Rodriguez

Fronteras
11:32 am
Wed February 1, 2012

Latino Achievement Gap Series: No Gap for Latinas

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Nationwide, Latinos attend preschool in lower numbers; drop out rates are higher, and fewer Latinos get college degrees.  But for Hispanic girls and women of college age-that gap disappears.  

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Fronteras
12:11 pm
Wed December 14, 2011

Poll: Latinos Unhappy With Both Political Parties

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A national poll shows Latinos are unhappy with both political parties  and many aren’t too sure if they’ll vote next year.  The poll posed several questions to Latino registered voters about their attitudes toward candidates and the 2012 election. Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez reports for the Fronteras Changing America Desk.

Fronteras
11:52 am
Wed December 14, 2011

Poll: Latinos Unhappy With Both Political Parties

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A national poll released this week shows Latinos are UN-happy with both major political parties.  The poll posed several questions to Latino registered voters about their attitudes toward candidates and the 2012 election. Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez reports for the Fronteras Changing America Desk.

Fronteras
12:01 pm
Thu September 29, 2011

Report: Hispanic Children Largest Group of Kids in Poverty

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Hispanic children now make up the largest group of kids living in poverty. The Pew Hispanic Center report attributes the increase in poverty to the grim economy. Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez reports for the Fronteras Changing America Desk.

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KUNM Local
12:59 pm
Wed June 29, 2011

AZ Officials Try To Protect Endangered Frogs

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.
Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez reports from Phoenix for the Fronteras Changing America Desk.

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