Chile http://ripr.org en URI Tapped For President Obama’s Latin American Initiative http://ripr.org/post/uri-tapped-president-obama-s-latin-american-initiative <p>Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry congratulated the University of Rhode Island Friday for being selected to take part in a presidential initiative to send more students to Latin America. URI is one of four school selected for the project.</p><p></p><p>The goal of the presidential initiative is have 100,000 American students studying in Latin America and to bring 100,000 Latin American students to the United States.</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 21:42:24 +0000 Catherine Welch 27831 at http://ripr.org URI Tapped For President Obama’s Latin American Initiative