Inspiring Latina of the Week: Handbag Designer Sandra Reiman
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Handbag Designer Sandra Reiman
By Valerie Tejeda | 09/24/2013 - 11:23

Sandra Reiman is the fabulous designer behind the luxurious and sleek handbag line Sandra Cadavid. Hailing from Colombia, each bag is handmade one-by-one by artisans in her home country.

After moving to the U.S., Sandra decided to create her own design firm. From there, her handbags have taken off, even being worn and endorsed by celebrities such as Giuliana Rancic, Catherine Giudici, and Alexia Echevarría.


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Lina Oliveros
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Scientist & Community Leader Lina Oliveros
By Valerie Tejeda | 05/14/2013 - 10:00

Lina Oliveros is doing more than her part to help our environment. Originally from Colombia, the now Batlimore-based scientist created a project called, "Raising Prawns in the City," an alternative to harvesting shrimp from natural waters using aquaponics- a concept that dates back to early Aztec civilizations.


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