About Centro

Centro is a research institute that is dedicated to the study and interpretation of the Puerto Rican experience in the United States and that produces and disseminates relevant interdisciplinary research. 

N.J. Symphony Orchestra’s Leader Is Becoming A Big Deal In The Classical World. Here’s Why.

In her last concert of the 2019 calendar year with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, Maestra Xian Zhang showcased precisely why her presence at the podium is becoming a big deal.

Spanish Language Classes for the Community Business Academy (CBA) 2020

We are preparing for our SPRING 2020 round of Spanish language classes for the Community Business Academy (CBA), our signature 12-week program in business management and planning.

BoardConnect Information & Registration Spring 2020

VOLUNTEERCONNECT’s BoardConnect program offers specialized training for individuals interested in serving as a member of a nonprofit Board of Trustees.

BoardConnect Information & Registration Fall 2019

VolunteerConnect is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to expand the reach, impact, and capacity of community organizations through effective volunteerism.

100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment in New Jersey

As we prepare for the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment in New Jersey, the New Jersey Women Vote communications committee is also aiming to celebrate today's female voting population. With that in mind, we are hoping to include content from notable New Jerseyans, to share your stories and inspire a new generation of voters.

Governor's Hispanic Fellows Program

The Fellows Program attracts high-performing students with an interest in diversity and inclusion who seek to acquire the skills necessary for success in a professional workplace.

Young Latina Leadership Scholarship Recipient

Congratulations to Yossy Montecinos, Young Latina Leadership Scholarship recipient in 2017 and member of the 2019 Scholarship Committee. Ms. Montecinos has accepted a full-time position as a Finance Rotational Program (FRP) Analyst at Microsoft.

New Brunswick Pac Opens to the Public Nj Biz

Stage lights are on as New Brunswick PAC opens to the public NJ Biz