NOTICIAS | January 2022
Marshall Fire Resources
Our hearts are with those who have lost their homes, had to evacuate, and have been affected by the fires that stormed through Louisville, Superior, and Boulder County. Please visit the Resource links in English and Spanish to learn more.
Making Scholarship Public Webinar Series:
Writing Grant Proposals
Are you interested in learning about writing grant proposals? Join this webinar virtually on Thursday, February 17, 2022 at
11 am MST. This interactive session will discuss successful grant-writing strategies and tools for effectively identify funding opportunities that align with your goals and research interests. Register for free here!
Beyond the Food Pantry Series
Temple University challenges all of us to "Go beyond the Food Pantry" for our students in 2022. Visit their website to learn more!
Renew the 2021-2022 COCEAL Membership
Don't miss the next membership meeting, coming Spring 2022, renew your membership today!

We offer several membership categories in order to draw a diverse group of individuals and organizations interested in supporting our mission. Please check with your institutional representative to see if your institution has renewed or will renew your CoCEAL membership for the 2021-2022 year. (Click HERE, to see a list of last year's institutional representatives).
Individual memberships are also available at just $25. 
Click below to register!
United States Hispanic Leadership Institute Conference 2022
You are virtually invited to The 40th USHLI National Conference on February 17-18, 2022.
This conference is considered the premier cross-generational leadership conference in the nation, featuring this years' theme “Re-Envisioning the Hispanicization of America.”

LAEF Gala 2022
Moving Forward Together
Please join LAEF for the return of our annual gala, Moving Forward Together, on Saturday, March 26, 2022. After two long years we are excited to see all of you either in person or virtually. The 2022 Gala will a combination of an in-person event at the Fillmore Auditorium, and a virtual livestream simulcast to be enjoyed in the comfort of your home!
This past year has been like no other in our lives and we hope your families are continuing to stay healthy and safe.

COVID-19 Higher Education Resources
Visit the Department of Higher Education website to learn more about the different COVID-19 resources available to institutions.
The LAEF Scholarship is now accepting scholarship applications until
Sunday, February 6, 2022. LAEF will be awarding scholarship recipients for the 2022-2023 academic year. If you have any questions about the scholarship please contact
Melissa Muniz! Please share with students that could potentially benefit!

Congratulations on New Jobs members! We wish you the best of luck on this journey!
FRCC, Congratulations on making it on “America’s Top Online Colleges” Rankings!
What's Happening?
¿Que Onda? What's happening? was created to keep us connected by sharing news of life happenings, stories, events, accomplishments, milestones, birthdays, etc. Please use this platform to share what is happening in our communities. So andale, spill the tea! Can't wait to hear from you all. Submit your story in the link below.
Do you or someone you know want to lead a presentation/discussion on a topic/subject area?

To facilitate a conversation or present on a topic of choice click on sign up button down below!
Content for Noticias!
Noticias is one of the prime communication tools for CoCEAL to reach its members and others interested in the mission of ensuring that LatinX reach their fullest educational potential

Institutional Members can post to Noticias free of charge.

  • Reach over 400 diverse higher education professionals

  • Topics on Events, News & General Information are welcome

In the News:
Pandemic Enrollment Drops Leave
1 Million Potential Students Behind

"It's official- fall 2021 marked a steep, two-year decline in enrollments at post-secondary institutions."

By Liann Herder | January 13, 2022
Student Success and Workforce Revitalization Task Force Releases Recommendations to Make Colorado More Affordable & Help Students

"The report outlines opportunities and lays out a modernized vision for the state's postsecondary and workforce ecosystem."

By Colorado Department of Higher Education | January 10, 2022
Teaching the Movement's Most Iconic Figure with Dr. Charles McKinney

"Learning for Justice- As Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaches, educators across the nation will teach about King’s life and works. Countless others will echo his famous quotes. Few will offer a full picture of who King truly was—or of the collectivist movement that surrounded him. These resources can help you offer a fuller account of King, his peers and the ongoing legacy of their shared dreams and actions."

Podcast Edited by Hasan Kwame Jeffries | January 10, 2022
CoCEAL is committed to providing our members to the latest job openings in the state of Colorado. Please know we are working hard to have the latest postings updated weekly so that members can have access to job openings in real time. Concurrently, this job board would not be possible without the participation of our member institutions and other organizations that are committed to the diversification of their workforce and the hiring of latinx people. Please feel free to share the google form link below with your Human Resources departments and other organizations that would like to post job announcements on our job board.