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Pres. Andrew C. Sund, Ph.D. HACU Board Member
In its October Board meeting, the Governing Board of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) voted Dr. Sund into the Board to a three year term.
HACU is the most important advocacy organization for Hispanic Serving Institutions in the nation. Established in 1986 with a founding membership of eighteen institutions HACU’s is dedicated to provide exemplary leadership on behalf of the nation’s youngest and fastest-growing population, the Association rapidly grew in numbers and national impact.
Today, HACU represents more than 470 colleges and universities committed to Hispanic higher education success in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Latin America, and Spain. Although our member institutions in the U.S. represent only 10% of all higher education institutions nationwide, together they are home to more than two-thirds of all Hispanic college students. HACU is the only national educational association that represents Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs).
Dr. Sund will now proudly represent St. Augustine College in HACU’s board.