By Kelli Acciardo | 04/16/2014 - 12:15
When it comes to best friends, do you gravitate towards fun, carefree types who are always up for a good time or do you prefer more of an hermana-like bond?
By Cristina Arreola | 04/15/2014 - 10:01
Many Latinas look up to Jennifer Lopez as their icon -- with good reason. She's intelligent, successful, beautiful and talented.
By Cristina Arreola | 03/27/2014 - 09:50
Six young women from Los Fresnos, Texas, are hard at work developing an application that could radically change the way the visually-impared navigate unfamiliar spaces.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/04/2013 - 16:29
Every day we are inspired by women who work to achieve more and give more. These Latinas show us that everyone has the potential to change the world and that it's up to us to make a difference! Here are 40 amazing Latinas who have changed the world.
- With additional reporting by Irina Gonzalez
By Amaris Castillo | 12/31/2012 - 01:36
This year, our minds and hearts have been widened and re-shaped thanks to our Inspiring Latinas column. Since we launched the weekly column in early January, we've told the stories of strong, everyday Latina women who wake up every morning to follow their ambitions - much to our admiration.
Take a look at our 39 Inspiring Latinas of 2012 below and tell us, what inspires you in life?
By Sugey Palomares | 09/19/2012 - 15:06
Zayda Rivera, 35, applies her strength, determination, and positive spirit to every task at hand. As the director of multicultural communications strategy for the Hispanic Practice at Lagrant Communications, the Puerto Rican professional (and self-proclaimed yoga lover) helps promote and educate Latinos about the importance of health and health care. We spoke to the talented Latina about her role in communications and how she gives back to her community.
By Sugey Palomares | 06/26/2012 - 16:00
Alyssa Vera Ramos is the inspiring Latina of the week for her strong passion for theater and teaching. The Chicago native and Northwestern University graduate is a facilitator for the non-profit organization, For Youth Inquiry, a performing health collective, which helps inspire and educate inner-city teens. We got a chance to chat with Alyssa about her community work and love for the arts. Check it out below!
What inspired you to pursue a career in the drama arts?