By Mariela Rosario | 11/08/2010 - 09:00 | 0 Comments
Eva Mendes graces the December/January cover of Latina magazine and the Cuban actress let us in on the childhood inspiration behind the home decor collection she launched with longtime boyfriend George Augusto, (called Vida and sold exclusively at Macy's), and why she has no desire to build an empire.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/20/2010 - 12:04 | 0 Comments
LATINA's November cover girl Eva Longoria Parker will be visiting her longtime friend George Lopez's late night talk show this evening.
Longoria Parker was actually one of Lopez Tonight's very first guests when the show debuted last fall. In case you forgot, the...
By Janel Martinez | 10/20/2010 - 10:30 | 1 Comment
Bestselling author Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez is back and bearing an extra special gift for readers just in time for the holiday season. Her seventh novel, The Three Kings (on sale Nov. 9th), is a romantic comedy following successful interior designer, Christy de la Cruz, as she reenters the dating scene after a divorce. She becomes...
By Galina Espinoza | 10/19/2010 - 14:27 | 10 Comments
When I wrote last week about registered ...
By Mariela Rosario | 10/04/2010 - 10:30 | 0 Comments
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan recently announced 99 new grants totaling $60.1 million awarded to colleges that enroll a high percentage of Latino students. "We can meet President Obama's goal of having the highest college graduation rate in the world by 2020 only if we dramatically boost college completion rates among students of all races,...
By Galina Espinoza | 10/01/2010 - 10:04 | 2 Comments
All I kept thinking this week every time I heard the phrase “Education Nation” bandied about was: What nation are they talking about?
The nation I live in has 50 million Hispanics, compromising 17% of the U.S. population—second in size only to the number of white Americans.
And yet when President Barack Obama sat down with the Today show’s...
By Galina Espinoza | 09/29/2010 - 18:36 | 4 Comments
Is there a problem with the way Latinas dress? That’s certainly the impression one gets after a slew of recent stories about men literally driven to distraction by the outfit choices of Hispanic women.
Just last week, longtime University of Florida...
By Lee Hernandez | 09/10/2010 - 11:30 | 0 Comments
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