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    Latino Policy Institute @ RWU

    The Latino Policy Institute at Roger Williams University is committed to generating and communicating non-partisan data of Latinos in Rhode Island. LPI stimulates public policy discussions and enhances the public’s understanding of the Rhode Island Latino experience.

    LPI is made up of professionals representing a diverse range of sectors and disciplines. We are anchored at Roger Williams University and are a program of the University Outreach & Engagement Division under the Office of the President of RWU.

    LPI Connects Latinos to HealthSource RI

    LPI Education Report

    On August 27, 2013, the Latino Policy Institute at Roger Williams University released an education report titled "Latino Student Achievement in Rhode Island: Addressing Equity Challenges and the ELL Crisis". The report  specifically focuses on Latinos in Rhode Island.

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    Infographic

    Latinos and Housing in RI

    In February 2015, (LPI) and HousingWorks RI (HWRI) released an infographic that shows the challenges facing Latino homeowners and some of the conditions preventing Rhode Island’s Latino renters from entering the homebuyer market.

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    Strength in Adversity

    Strength in Adversity

    In June 2015, Latino Policy Institute at Roger Williams University released it's latest infographic, 'Strength in Adversity.' Focusing on mixed-status families in Rhode Island, Dr. Kalina Brabeck of Rhode Island College and LPI's first research fellow, showcases strengths such as educational expectations and bilingual communication. 

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