By Samantha Leal | 06/02/2012 - 17:00
Here's what happened this week, in case you missed it:
- The Latin American disease, Chagas, has been getting a lot of press lately as researchers dub it the new AIDS of the Americas. It transmits through blood-sucking bugs. Can you say gross? [Latina.com]
- What does a kiss really mean in Latino culture? [Being Latino]
By Viviana Hurtado | 05/31/2012 - 15:49
Mitt Romney needed at least 97 delegates to reach the 1,144 needed to clinch the Republican nomination, according to the Associated Press, which will be formalized at the GOP national nominating convention in Tampa, Florida. He got 105. Soon after, the Romney campaign released “A Better America Begins Toni
By Sugey Palomares | 05/26/2012 - 11:00
- Celia Cruz to be the latest icon added in The American History Museum? The legendary Cuban singer was one of the icons added to the voting list for the museum’s online survey to “Frame an Iconic American.”
By Viviana Hurtado | 05/24/2012 - 16:04
“You’ve been selected as one of the Top Latina Bloggers to attend a mini-MBA and attend a special White House briefing.”
By Alanna Nunez | 05/23/2012 - 16:00
When I started college, I remember everyone telling me to enjoy my time there, because it would be the best four years of my life. And they were right. Now I’m watching my sister enjoy her college experience, and while she’s having a great time, there’s one major difference between her experience and mine: When she graduates in 2014, she’ll be saddled with at least $20,000 in debt.
By Viviana Hurtado | 05/17/2012 - 15:30
With Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich out, likely GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is honing in on a Vice President to complete the Republican ticket. This process of tapping a running mate is called the “Veepstakes”—a guessing game where bets are being placed on Twitter, cable TV and even in Vegas. Of course no one but a handful of trusted advisors and family members know the short list of names the former governor of Massachusetts is really considering.