Apply to host the 2023 Alsame Latinx Youth Conference now!

The Alsame Executive Board is excited to announce that the online questionnaire form is now open for Alsame institutional members that wish to submit a request to host the 2023 … Continue reading Apply to host the 2023 Alsame Latinx Youth Conference now!

2022 Latino Youth Conference is in the books!

The 2022 Alsame Latino Youth Conference hosted by Grand Valley State University was a big success, and we are excited to share a summary of this year’s event. Over 800 … Continue reading 2022 Latino Youth Conference is in the books!

Over 23 Michigan high schools are expected to be represented at the 2022 Youth Conference

The 2022 Alsame Conference Committee is happy to share that as of May 2nd, the high schools listed below will be represented at this year’s conference! A big thank you … Continue reading Over 23 Michigan high schools are expected to be represented at the 2022 Youth Conference

The Benefits of Early College for First-generation and Low-income Families

By Naida Simon, Ph.D. and Daisy Cordero, M.A. Wayne State University Early College has been around for a very long time and the benefits of high school students attending Early … Continue reading The Benefits of Early College for First-generation and Low-income Families

Alsame: Looking Forward to 2022

On Thursday, June 24, 2021, the Alsame Executive Board met for their annual retreat. During this retreat, the board discussed some of the triumphs and difficulties of the year. Additionally, … Continue reading Alsame: Looking Forward to 2022

Financial Aid is not enough for Latinx students during the Corona VIRUS PANDEMIC: WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT IT?

Written By Naida Simon & Daisy Cordero March of 2021 marked the one-year anniversary of the closure of most colleges and universities in Michigan due to COVID-19.[1] Many of the … Continue reading Financial Aid is not enough for Latinx students during the Corona VIRUS PANDEMIC: WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT IT?

Alsame Community Check-In

Alsame is hosting an open conversation from panelists across the state about the challenges the Latinx community is experiencing during the COVID-19 pandemic. The virtual event is scheduled on February … Continue reading Alsame Community Check-In

Alsame to Host Virtual Scholarship Session

The best time to apply to scholarships is in the months of November, December and January and we want to help families and students become informed about financial assistance available … Continue reading Alsame to Host Virtual Scholarship Session

2020 Scholarship Recipients

Alsame is excited to announce the 2020 scholarship recipients who are from various regions in the state of Michigan. This year’s recipients are from Cesar Chavez Academy High School in … Continue reading 2020 Scholarship Recipients