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Iglesias to Receive Honorary Degree from Berklee College of Music

Iglesias to Receive Honorary Degree from Berklee College of Music

It’s one degree of appreciation for Julio Iglesias… The 71-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter, one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time, will receive an honorary doctor of music degree from Berklee College of Music at the...

Apr 19, 15 • EducationNo Comments »
Iglesias Partnering with Latin Grammy Cultural Foundation to Fund Full Scholarship to Berklee College of Music

Iglesias Partnering with Latin Grammy Cultural Foundation to Fund Full Scholarship to Berklee College of Music

Enrique Iglesias is giving back to the community… The 39-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter is funding a full scholarship in tandem with the Latin Grammy Cultural Foundation valued at $200,000 — or $50,000 over four years — for a...

Mar 24, 15 • EducationNo Comments »
Trejo to Compete in Beer Sales Competition at This Week's Cowboys Game to Support ¡Adelante!

Trejo to Compete in Beer Sales Competition at This Week’s Cowboys Game to Support ¡Adelante!

Danny Trejo is ready to sell beer for a good cause… The 70-year-old Mexican American actor and Machete star will go head to head the Discovery Channel’s Richard Rawlings during a friendly beer sales competition scheduled to take place before the...

Sep 27, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Olmos Participates in Hispanic Scholarship Fund Campaign Aimed at Getting More Latinos Enrolled in College

Olmos Participates in Hispanic Scholarship Fund Campaign Aimed at Getting More Latinos Enrolled in College

Edward James Olmos is telling parents to stand and deliver when it comes to their children and their futures… This Hispanic Heritage Month, the 67-year-old Mexican American actor is among the Latino celebrities making parents aware of the many...

Sep 18, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Rodriguez to Be Feted by Non-Profit Educational Organization L.A.'s Promise

Rodriguez to Be Feted by Non-Profit Educational Organization L.A.’s Promise

Robert Rodriguez has promise… L.A.’s Promise will honor the 46-year-old Mexican American at its annual gala. The nonprofit organization aims to improve public schooling in south Los Angeles, with a coverage area that includes two high...

Sep 17, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Leon to Attend the University of Michigan, Her Mom Madonna's Old School

Leon to Attend the University of Michigan, Her Mom Madonna’s Old School

Lourdes Leon is returning to her mother’s Michigan roots… The 17-year-old half-Cuban American fashionista, the daughter of pop star Madonna, has officially enrolled as a freshman at the University of Michigan, according to US Weekly. Leon’s...

Jun 25, 14 • EducationNo Comments »

“Dog Whisperer with César Millán” Heading to the CW in October

Prepare for the dog (Satur)days of fall with César Millán… The CW has unveiled “One Magnificent Morning,” a five-hour Saturday morning block targeting teenagers and their families. Set to launch on October 5, the 7:00 am-to-noon block will...

Jun 6, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Swizz Beatz to Attend Harvard Business School

Swizz Beatz to Attend Harvard Business School

Swizz Beatz is headed to the Ivy League… The 35-year-old half-Puerto Rican hip-hop artist and record producer, born Kasseem Dean, has been accepted to Harvard Business School’s nine-week Owner/President Management Extension Program, the same one...

Apr 28, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Domingo to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

Domingo to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

Starting next month, you’ll be able to call Plácido Domingo a doctor. The 73-year-old Spanish tenor and conductor/musical director will receive an honorary doctorate degree from Berklee College of Music at its international campus in Valencia,...

Mar 23, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Palacio to Release

Palacio to Release “Wonder” Companion Book “365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne’s Book of Precepts”

R.J. Palacio is bringing a little more wonder to the world… The Latina writer, whose real name is Raquel Jaramillo, will release a companion book to her hit kids’ novel Wonder, which centers on a fifth grader with a facial deformity. Random...

Feb 13, 14 • EducationNo Comments »