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.
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.