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I Am Latina Essay Contest: That Which is Shared
I Am Latina Essay Contest: That Which is Shared
By Gabriela Yareliz Gonzalez | 10/06/2014 - 16:44

The phone rang. This would be my call. Sometimes, we, the interns, would play an unspoken game of seeing who would give in to picking up the phone first.


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I Am Latina Essay Contest: Being Latina, Being Genuine
I Am Latina Essay Contest: Yo Soy Latina
By Sonia Lopez | 10/06/2014 - 15:09

Sonia Lopez “I am Latina” I was born under the bridge of my mother’s brow, inaugurated under the throughway of Gulfton and Fondren where I spent my childhood.


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I Am Latina Essay Contest: Gringa No More
I Am Latina Essay Contest: Gringa No More
By Lourdes Rosado | 10/06/2014 - 15:01

“You speak like a gringa,” my father sometimes joked when I was younger, and I cringed knowing that it was true. I am a Nuoyrican via Ponce on my dad’s side; my mami came to the U.S. from Havana in 1959.


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I Am Latina Essay Contest: Themselves on the Page
I Am Latina Essay Contest: Themselves on the Page
By Jessica Garcia | 10/06/2014 - 14:55

My mom never sat me down on her lap to tell me the story of La Llorona.


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TK Ways Latinos Can Stop Holding Each Other Back
5 Ways Latinos Can Stop Holding Each Other Back
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/30/2014 - 14:15

Mi gente, it's Hispanic Heritage Month and we're celebrating the amazing-ness that surrounds this community.


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Student Says Harvard University Gave Him a Full-Ride Scholarship After He Revealed He Was Undocumented
Student Says Harvard University Gave Him a Full-Ride Scholarship After He Revealed He Was Undocumented
By Cristina Arreola | 09/30/2014 - 12:22

What happens to undocumented students who want to attend college in the United States? 


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WATCH: Maria Hinojosa Explores Changing Demographics Of U.S. In "America By The Numbers"
Maria Hinojosa Explores Changing Demographics Of U.S. In "America By The Numbers"
By Cristina Arreola | 09/30/2014 - 11:13

"Behind every number, there's a story."


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Chelsea Clinton Baby Girl David Frum Comments
Chelsea Clinton's Daughter Spurs Jokes About Hillary Clinton's Political Ambitions
By Latina Staff | 09/29/2014 - 14:55

Felicidades! Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton delivered a baby girl on Friday evening!


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9 Problems Short Latinas Have
9 Problems Short Latinas Have
By Latina Staff | 09/25/2014 - 16:56

Being short comes with its own unique (sometimes hilarious) set of struggles. These are the 9 problems that every Latina shortie can relate to.


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7 Things You Shouldn’t Say During Hispanic Heritage Month . . . Or Ever
Things You Shouldn’t Say During Hispanic Heritage Month (Or Ever!)
By Jesus Trivino | 09/25/2014 - 14:50

It's Hispanic Heritage Month — go hug a Latino ASAP! If you can't find one to hug (which we doubt, we're everywhere), take a minute to read the things you should never say to Latinos during Hispanic Heritage Month...or ever:


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