Hispanic http://apr.org en Hispanic Alabama - New Opportunities http://apr.org/post/hispanic-alabama-new-opportunities <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d7b6c9cd3b5-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d7b6c9cd3b5-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d7b6c9cd3b5-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-634459.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albertville, AL – America's largest minority population is making its footprint in this state. In the past 15 years, Hispanic Alabama has arrived. We'll explore this growing segment of our society in a series of reports. Amanda DeWald begins the journey at a caf in downtown Albertville.</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2007 16:07:12 +0000 7197 at http://apr.org Hispanic Alabama - Entrepreneurship http://apr.org/post/hispanic-alabama-entrepreneurship <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d7b6c9cc0e9-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d7b6c9cc0e9-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d7b6c9cc0e9-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-634458.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albertville, AL – In downtown Albertville, Hispanic entrepreneurs have flourished, thanks in part to an influx of immigrant labor to the Sand Mountain community. Amanda DeWald reports.</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2007 16:06:59 +0000 7196 at http://apr.org Hispanic Alabama - Migrant Preschool http://apr.org/post/hispanic-alabama-migrant-preschool <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d7b6c9caf11-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d7b6c9caf11-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d7b6c9caf11-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-634441.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albertville, AL – Public educators are frontline witnesses to America's shifting patterns of immigration. Reporter Amanda DeWald takes us to a migrant preschool at the heart of the state's Hispanic migration in Albertville.</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2007 16:06:47 +0000 7195 at http://apr.org Hispanic Alabama - Indigenous Languages http://apr.org/post/hispanic-alabama-indigenous-languages <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d7b6c9c9cb9-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d7b6c9c9cb9-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d7b6c9c9cb9-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-634439.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albertville, AL – Hispanic immigrants to Alabama use many different languages and dialects, and this creates a communication barrier between parents and educators. Reporter Amanda DeWald looks at the challenge of parental involvement - regardless of their language or literacy.</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2007 16:06:29 +0000 7194 at http://apr.org Hispanic Alabama - Community Partnerships http://apr.org/post/hispanic-alabama-community-partnerships <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d7b6c9c8911-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d7b6c9c8911-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d7b6c9c8911-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-634437.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Tuscaloosa, AL – The Cooperative Extension Service was created to take the research generated at land-grant universities and make it more useful to the nation's farmers. In Tuscaloosa, the Center for Community-Based Partnerships is using a similar philosophy to connect Spanish- and English-speaking worlds.</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2007 16:06:14 +0000 7193 at http://apr.org Hispanic Alabama - Spanish-Language Media http://apr.org/post/hispanic-alabama-spanish-language-media <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d7b6c9c7333-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d7b6c9c7333-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d7b6c9c7333-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-634436.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Birmingham, AL – The state's growing Hispanic population brings a growing need for Spanish-language media. Those radio stations and newspapers are key players in helping immigrants integrate.</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2007 16:05:57 +0000 7192 at http://apr.org