Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

Guillermo del Toro Announces Scholarship for Aspiring Mexican Filmmakers

Guillermo del Toro Announces Scholarship for Aspiring Mexican Filmmakers

Guillermo del Toro is ready to help the next generation of Mexican filmmakers… The 53-year-old Mexican writer-director, who won two Oscars earlier this month, has returned to his hometown of Guadalajara with some news. After his...

Mar 11, 18 • EducationNo Comments »
Sonia Sotomayor Helping Develop Civics Education-Related Video Games

Sonia Sotomayor Helping Develop Civics Education-Related Video Games

Sonia Sotomayor is raising the game of children nationwide… The 63-year-old Puerto Rican Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, the first Latina to serve in that role, is helping develop video games to mold the minds of young...

Dec 27, 17 • EducationNo Comments »
Carlos Vives Partners with Latin Grammy Cultural Foundation for Berklee College of Music Scholarship

Carlos Vives Partners with Latin Grammy Cultural Foundation for Berklee College of Music Scholarship

Carlos Vives is helping the next generation of musicians… The 56-year-old Colombian singer-songwriter has partnered with the Latin Grammy Cultural Foundation to provide financial support to an accepted student at Berklee College of Music toward a...

Dec 18, 17 • EducationNo Comments »
Luis Fonsi Joins Voices with Charly Black for “Party Animal” Remix

Luis Fonsi Joins Voices with Charly Black for “Party Animal” Remix

Luis Fonsi is ready to party… The 39-year-old Puerto Rican singer has joined forces with dancehall artist Charly Black on a new rendition of the dancehall-pop anthem “Party Animal.” Unlike Fonsi’s global smash “Despacito”...

Sep 16, 17 • EducationNo Comments »
Shakira to Open New School, Institución Nuevo Bosque, in Barranquilla

Shakira to Open New School, Institución Nuevo Bosque, in Barranquilla

School’s in session for Shakira… The 40-year-old Colombian superstar is opening a new school in her native hometown of Barranquilla. Shakira’s Pies Descalzos Foundation is joining forces with FC Barcelona Foundation and La Caixa, a...

Mar 30, 17 • EducationNo Comments »
Shakira Calls for Global Education Reform

Shakira Calls for Global Education Reform

Shakira is calling for educational reform globally… The 39-year-old Colombian superstar and activist appears in a new video calling for action on education. “Our future generations will surpass our greatest expectations if we give them the tools...

Sep 21, 16 • EducationNo Comments »
Estefan Named to the Berklee College of Music Board of Trustees

Estefan Named to the Berklee College of Music Board of Trustees

Gloria Estefan is joining the Board… Berklee College of Music has announced that the 58-year-old singer, songwriter, actress and businesswoman and her husband Emilio Estefan are the newest members of the school’s board of trustees. The...

Jul 3, 16 • EducationNo Comments »
Iberia Airlines Sponsors Paco de Lucia Scholarship at Berklee College of Music

Iberia Airlines Sponsors Paco de Lucia Scholarship at Berklee College of Music

Paco de Lucia’s legacy will live on… Iberia Airlines is sponsoring a new scholarship in the name of the late Spanish virtuoso flamenco guitarist, composer and producer at Berklee College of Music, open to guitarists from Spain or Latin America....

Jun 30, 16 • EducationNo Comments »
Bledel Joins Michelle Obama to Promote Let Girls Learn Initiative

Bledel Joins Michelle Obama to Promote Let Girls Learn Initiative

It’s a special White House moment for Alexis Bledel… The 34-year-old half-Argentinean American actress appears in a video with First Lady Michelle Obama, which was posted on Twitter. It’s part of the ramp up to the return of Gilmore Girls...

Jun 27, 16 • EducationNo Comments »
Martínez Iturriaga Named Executive Director at Berklee Valencia

Martínez Iturriaga Named Executive Director at Berklee Valencia

María Martínez Iturriaga is ready to direct, so to speak… The Spanish educational leader has been appointed executive director of Berklee Valencia in Spain, Berklee College of Music’s first international campus. Iturriaga, a native of Spain,...

Mar 31, 16 • EducationNo Comments »