Posts Tagged ‘latino’

Why Graduate?

Posted on: June 24th, 2014 by Nashville Public Television No Comments

Two high school graduates share why graduation is important. Both were present at the YMCA’s Latino Achievers Awards Celebration. This student-produced video was created as part of the American Graduate project, funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

One Graduate’s Words of Encouragement

Posted on: June 24th, 2014 by Nashville Public Television No Comments

At the recent YMCA Latino Achievers Award Celebration, one high school graduate and scholarship recipient had these words of encouragement for current high school students. This student-produced video was created as part of the American Graduate project, funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Latino Students Discuss Graduating from High School

Posted on: June 24th, 2014 by Nashville Public Television No Comments

This video features recipients of YMCA Latino Achievers Scholarships sharing their thoughts on the important of finishing high school and attending college. This student-produced video was created as part of the American Graduate project, funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Latino Celebration in Franklin, TN

Posted on: June 23rd, 2014 by Nashville Public Television No Comments

Latino Communities have gone through Americanization and built lifestyles that surprise elders. This is a celebration of vacation bible school held in Franklin, TN.

(Storytellers) Immigrants` Unique Challenges Inspire Them to Get Involved

Posted on: January 24th, 2012 by nptnextdoorneighbors No Comments

In this video, storyteller Maria Emilia Borja asks Nashville immigrants the question: ‘what personal experiences inspired you to get involved with your community?’ The answers may surprise you, and touch upon heavy subjects dealing with the unique challenges that immigrants face in adjusting to American society.

(Storytellers) A Step-by-step Guide to Making Churros!

Posted on: October 24th, 2011 by nptnextdoorneighbors No Comments

Leslie and Adriana Acosta teach us how to make a sugary, fried, Latin American favorite: Churros. Bring on more food videos, storytellers…we have to bulk up for the winter!

Prepare to be salivating by the end of this…

(Storytellers) Wilmer`s Shop: Latino Immigrants Find Their Niche

Posted on: October 4th, 2011 by nptnextdoorneighbors No Comments

Meet Wilmer, an immigrant from Honduras who came to Nashville and started his own auto body shop. Since establishing his body shop, he has paid it forward and helped other Latino immigrants earn a living working as mechanics.