Stella M. Chávez http://tpr.org en Hispanics Enrolling In College At Higher Rate Than Whites http://tpr.org/post/hispanics-enrolling-college-higher-rate-whites <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kera/files/styles/card_280/public/201305/Hispanic%20high%20school%20students.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A record number of Hispanic high school graduates enrolled in college last fall outpacing their white counterparts, according to a new report by the Pew Research Center.</span><p>Using U.S. Census data, the study found that seven in 10 Hispanic students, or 69 percent, who graduated in 2012 went on to college compared to 67 percent of white students.<p> Fri, 10 May 2013 14:44:34 +0000 Stella M. Chávez 11136 at http://tpr.org