diversity issues http://wlrn.org en More Than Half of Black and Hispanic Students Will No Longer Qualify For Bright Futures Scholarships http://wlrn.org/post/new-scholarship-standards-seen-disqualifying-majority-black-hispanic-students <div id="attachment_11813" class="wp-caption module image left" style="width: 187px;"><a href="http://stateimpact.npr.org/florida/2012/08/21/everything-you-need-to-know-about-applying-for-bright-futures-scholarships-and-what-it-covers/badgebrightfutures-floridastudentfinancialaid-org-2/" rel="attachment wp-att-11813"><img class="size-full wp-image-11813" title="badgeBrightFutures floridastudentfinancialaid.org" alt="" src="http://stateimpact.npr.org/florida/files/2012/08/badgeBrightFutures-floridastudentfinancialaid.org_1.jpg" width="187" height="262" /></a> <p class="wp-media-credit">florida Tue, 02 Apr 2013 16:35:05 +0000 John O'Connor 11797 at http://wlrn.org Cultural Competency For the Health Professional; Novelist Junot Diaz http://wlrn.org/post/cultural-competency-health-professional-novelist-junot-diaz <p></p><p>12/11/12 - Tuesday's&nbsp;<strong>Topical Currents</strong> begins with University of Miami professor Dr. Patti Rose, who specializes in cultural diversity issues which face health professionals -- and interactions with patients and families. &nbsp;And more.&nbsp; Literary contributor Ariel Gonzalez interviews award-winning novelist Junot Diaz.&nbsp; Recently awarded a sizeable “genius grant” from the MacArthur Foundation. &nbsp;His latest book is a collection of themed short-stories called, <a href="http://amzn.to/124YnSB"><em>THIS IS HOW YOU LOSE HER</em></a>.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 18:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 6095 at http://wlrn.org Cultural Competency For the Health Professional; Novelist Junot Diaz