“Great news! We received notification that LAHC has been awarded a $6 million Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) STEM grant (science, technology, engineering, and math) from the U.S. Department of Education. The grant begins Oct. 1, 2016…The goal of the grant, ‘STEM STEP’ (Success, Transfer and Equity Program), is to increase the number of Hispanic and low-income students who attain degrees in STEM fields.”