Recruiting Diverse Workforce: Resources

Ferris State University is committed to hiring talented people from diverse backgrounds.  Below are resources that may help. Utilizing associations, publications, and media outlets that are local, regional, and national can assist in attracting a diverse pool of candidates. Establishing connections with communities is an important aspect of creating a truly inclusive campus. 

 

Latino 

Latinos in Higher Ed – Latino professional employment site. Conference information on page as well.  $175 per job for 90 days.  Advertising banners starting at $300 month. Media kit
https://www.latinosinhighered.com/

National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) – Job posting site for journalism related positions. Chicago nearest chapter. Conference information. Job postings $150 per job per 60 days.
http://nahj.org/

National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) – Site dedicated to advancing the health in Hispanic communities. Resources include; Newsletters, scholarship information, social media, career center, and conference information. Job postings $200 per job per month.
http://www.nahnnet.org/index.shtml

National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) – Organization connecting Hispanic business professionals. Conference information, publications publications (newsletter and quarterly magazine), career resources, and scholarships. 45 day job posting $165. University partnerships available, currently GVSU and MSU are partners.
http://www.nshmba.org/

SACNAS – Society of Hispanic/Chicano and Native American scientists. Student and professional resources, conferences, research partnership, article submission, and career opportunities. $300 per job per month. Print advertising $1,000-$4,500.
http://sacnas.org/

Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA) - ALPFA is the premier business organization for expanding opportunities for Latino Leadership in the global market. Michigan chapter. Convention information, scholarship opportunities, publication, career opportunities. 60 day postings $250 per job. Print ad rates $360 and up.
http://www.alpfa.org/

The American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP) – Publisher of Hispania journal, ¡Albricias!, Enlace, and The Portuguese Newsletter. Conference information, classroom resources, career center, and professional development. Print advertising $825 - $1300. Job postings $125 per job per 90 days.
http://www.aatsp.org/

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) – to Champion Hispanic success in higher education. Advocacy, conferences, newsletters, The Voice of Hispanic Higher Education magazine, research resources, scholarships, job opportunities. Four Michigan universities are members.  Ad rates $600 and up. Job postings $150 per month.
http://www.hacu.net/hacu/default.asp

Hispanic Today – Online magazine with job postings. Yearly Hispanic Today magazine. Postings $275 per job per month. Ad rates starting at $825.
http://www.hispanic-today.com/

Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine - Print and Digital magazine, weekly newsletter and Institutional profiles. Advertising and job postings $195 month.
http://www.hispanicoutlook.com/

MAES Latinos in Science and Engineering – Organization of the development of STEM leaders in the academic, executive, and technical communities. Scholarships, MAES Magazine, conference information, festivals, grant information, and career opportunities. Job postings 30 days $150. Ad rates $525 and up.
http://mymaes.org/

Latino Detroit – Largest Hispanic publication in SE Michigan based in Detroit. Online and print papers in Spanish language. Publications include De Mujer a Mujer, Latino Detroit, Metro Detroit Hispanic Business Directory. Contact marketing@latinodetroit.com for advertising rates.
http://www.latinodetroit.com/newpress/

La Explosiva Radio 1480 am WSDS – Spanish language radio that covers Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, and Livingston counties. Must contact for advertising rates.
http://www.explosiva1480.com/

La Poderosa 640 AM WMFN – West Michigan Spanish speaking radio. Must contact for advertising rates. Website under construction.
http://lapoderosaradio.net/
Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/poderosa640

New/Nueva Opinion – Headquartered in Battle Creek, Mi., bi-weekly news magazine distributed in Calhoun, Kalamazoo, van Buren, Berrien and southwestern Michigan counties. Editions http://issuu.com/newopinionnews
Information and media kit http://newopinionnews.wix.com/informacion

Nuestro Detroit – Weekly publication in Detroit area. Web site outdated but newspaper still being produced. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10152744103196562&set=a.10152744102921562.1073741884.790981561&type=1&theater Ad rates start at $20. Media kit http://nuestrodetroit.com/mkit2012.pdf

The Community Voice/La Voz Magazine – Spanish language monthly magazine out of Grand Rapids Michigan with both local and national news. Must contact for advertising rates. April 2014 edition http://lavozweb.com/?p=979
Homepage
http://lavozweb.com/

El Vocero – Grand Rapids area Hispanic newspaper circulated weekly. Editions http://issuu.com/ervin9/docs/evh_3_de_abril_de_2014?e=1383053%2F7370809
Ad rates start at $180 and up. Media kit http://www.elvocerous.com/index.php/advertise
Homepage
http://www.elvocerous.com/

Hispanic Network Magazine – National online and print magazine. . Information about seminars, conferences, mentor programs and professional development, job opportunities. Best of the best rankings. 4 issues for on $10 subscription. Advertising for print, must contact. Job postings $125 per job per month. Can also nominate own institution form best of best lists and submit articles.
http://www.hnmagazine.com/

Lazo Cultural – Hispanic community news distributed monthly in Grand Rapids area. Print and online delivery. Ad prices start at $178.
http://lazocultural.com/

La Prensa – Weekly “Spanglish” newspaper both in print and online distributed throughout Michigan, Ohio, Indianapolis, and St. Louis. Ad rate starts at $195 Media Kit. http://www.laprensatoledo.com/LaPrensaMediaKit2014.pdf
Homepage
http://www.laprensatoledo.com/index.html

La Mejor GR Radio – Grand Rapids radio station with various programming formats providing news, entertainment, and sports. Must call for Ad rates http://lamejorgr.com/advertise/
Homepage
http://lamejorgr.com/index.php

African American

American Association for Affirmative Action (AAAA) -  An association of professionals managing affirmative action, equal opportunity, diversity and other human resource programs. Conference information, EEO tips, research data, webinars, and career center. Basic job postings $125 per job per month. $300 annual membership fee. 
http://www.affirmativeaction.org/home

National Association of African Americans in Human Resources (NAAAHR) - National connection to conferences, webinars, careers, and leadership programs. Job postings $200 per job per month. 
http://naaahr.org/

Association of Black Health System Pharmacists (ABHP) - professional organization that represents Black and minority health-system pharmacists. ABHP is dedicated to the growth and development of pharmacy practice in health care facilities. Fellow opportunities, newsletters, conference, and career center. Various prices for job postings. 
http://myabhp.org/

The Network Journal - Black professionals and small business news. Print and online editions, newsletters, conference information, black magazine and newspaper listings, scholarships, and career center. $300 per job per month. Must contact for advertising rates. $15 print subscription per year, 4 issues. 
http://www.tnj.com/

The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education (JBHE) - Site and newsletter, connects black professionals to higher education jobs, resources, statistics, articles, research data, and more. 60 day job posting $195-$345. Weekly bulletin job posting $195. Web ads start at $400 month. 
http://www.jbhe.com/

Michigan Chronicle - Michigan African American newspaper, online and print.  Yearly subscription $50. Must contact for advertising rates. 
http://michronicleonline.com/

Black Data Processing Associates (BDPA) - A non-profit organization of professionals working in or having an interest in the Computer Science and Information Technology fields. BDPA has a diverse representation of information technology professionals. National conference information and job board. $170 per job per month, jobs posted on ITDiversity Careers and on BDPA facebook career center.
http://www.bdpa.org/

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Mission is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination. National convention, internship, fellowship, scholarship, and advocacy opportunities. 
http://www.naacp.org/

The Black Perspective - Online magazine produced yearly in association with other Equity Magazines such as Hispanic-Today, Women in Business and Industry, and Veterans Enterprise. Magazine has articles on education, inclusion, business profiles, and news. Magazine also accepts article submissions. Website has career center as well. $275 per job per month. Magazine ad rates start at $825. 
http://www.blackperspective.com/

Michigan Citizen - Weekly Michigan and national news, online and print. Yearly subscription $26. Must contact for advertising rates. 
http://michigancitizen.com/

Metro Times - Free Alternative, Arts, Culture, and Entertainment magazine out of Detroit, weekly print and online. Must contact for advertising prices. 2014 Media kit 
http://metrotimes.com/

Real Detroit - Weekly music, art, movies, fashion, nightlife, and dining magazine out of Detroit, print and online. Contact for advertising rates.
http://www.realdetroitweekly.com/

The Grand Rapids Times - Weekly Grand Rapids area Newspaper both online and print. Serves, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Muskegon, and Battle Creek. $25 yearly subscription. Must contact for advertising rates. 
http://www.grtimes.com/

GR 94.9 WYGR The Pulse of Grand Rapids - Grand Rapids area R&B, Hip-hop, and Old School radio station. Must contact for radio advertising rates. 
http://wygr.net/blog/contact-us/

WUVS 103.7 The Beat - Muskegon area urban radio station. Must contact for advertising rates.
http://www.1037thebeat.com/