Latinas Who Graduated or Pursued College Degrees
Higher Education: Smarty Pants Latina Celebs
By Latina Staff | 06/03/2011 - 15:05

Most celebrities are known for their beauty, sense of fashion, taste in men or sometimes even (gasp!) their raw talent. But rarely are they ever admired for their brains.

So, in the spirit of all the recent inspirational commencement speeches we’ve heard, we decided to tip a hat to the Latina celebs who have stuck to their guns and pursued degrees in higher education. Here’s to setting an example with your actions chicas!

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National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month
The Truth About Latina Teens & Pregnancy
By Grace Bastidas | 05/04/2011 - 16:49

From 17-year-old Gaby Rodriguez, who faked a baby bump for a school project, to the many girls that expose the challenges of being teen moms on MTV’s 16 and Pregnant, young women are becoming more aware that unprotected sex can have big consequences.

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