By Jill Pankow | 02/20/2012 - 09:02
Twenty-year-old Amy Davila has her eye on the prize. She consistently uses her rampant creativity to better herself and prop open the door for opportunity to come rushing her way. Her drive to continue to push herself toward greater things has encouraged others to pursue their dreams and is the reason we have chosen her to be our inspiring young Latina this week!
By Jill Pankow | 02/14/2012 - 14:26
Whoever said big names don’t make time for the little people should spend a day with couple Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber. The multi-talented part-Mexican and her famous beau are two celebrity big wigs who take the time to appreciate their devotees. Recently, the lovebirds took time out of their hectic schedules to pause and pose with some fans, according to Hollywood Life.
By Jill Pankow | 02/14/2012 - 12:43
Every year, thousands of high school students take advanced placement exams; however, the shocker stems from who isn’t taking them. According to a report done by The College Board released last week, 60 percent of students who are said to have AP potential didn’t take any AP exams, including many Latino, black and Native American teens. “AP” potential is a likelihood of 70 percent or more that a student will achieve a 3 out of 5 or higher on an AP exam according to their scores on the PSAT/NMSQT.
By Jill Pankow | 02/13/2012 - 15:14
Selena Gomez & The Scene are parting ways, for the moment anyway. Part-Mexican Gomez and the members of her band The Scene, drummer Gregory Garman, bass guitarist Joey Clement and keyboard player Dane Forrest, will be going their separate ways while Gomez pursues other avenues of entertainment.
By Jill Pankow | 02/13/2012 - 12:40
At the tender age of 14, Caitlin McGinnis already understands the importance of loving others, and she is putting that belief into action. McGinnis is representing her community and giving the greatest gift that one can give - her time. This is why we’re proud to honor Caitlin as this week’s Inspiring Young Latina!
By Sugey Palomares | 02/07/2012 - 10:04
Need your chisme fix? We have you covered!
By Latina Staff | 01/31/2012 - 14:29
We previously reported on the inspirational story of Mercedes Ramirez Johnson, who survived a tragic plane crash in 1995. Johnson lost her parents in the accident and suffered severe injuries. Despite all of the challenges she faced, the mother of four boys finished college and transformed her terrible experience into a hopeful story. In honor of her powerful experience, we are highlighting our 4 Inspiring Latinas of the Month.
By Amaris Castillo | 01/13/2012 - 12:00
Bella Thorne’s new Disney Channel Original Movie Frenemies premieres tonight, and we caught up with the Cuban American actress over the phone yesterday to chat about it!
By Miranda Noland | 01/06/2012 - 18:10
With Wizards of Waverly Place coming to an end, it’s even more of a reminder that the young Latina, Selena Gomez, is growing up. Even the way she’s dressing proves to us that she’s no longer a little girl. While the starlet went for a gas run, she was dressed like a stylish young lady, so much so that we’d like to steal her style – except for less money.