Undocumented Student Gives Powerful Speech During Georgetown Grad Ceremony
Undocumented Student Gives Powerful Speech During Georgetown Grad Ceremony
By Cristina Arreola | 05/28/2015 - 10:42

In a thoughtful speech about global citizenship and borders, Alvarez speaks from her own personal experience as an undocumented immigrant during the Georgetown 2015 Senior Convocation. 


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Inspiring Latina: Meet Singer & Songwriter Andromeda Turre
Inspiring Latina: Meet Singer & Songwriter Andromeda Turre
By Maria-Gabriela Molina | 03/31/2015 - 14:07

Andromeda Turre is not your typical singer-songwriter.


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Inspiring Latina: High Schoolers Win $20k After Designing App To Treat Depression
Inspiring Latina: High Schoolers Win $20k After Designing App To Help Teens With Depression
By Maria-Gabriela Molina | 03/17/2015 - 14:08

The stress and anxiety of high school can take its emotional toll upon young people, and many teenagers don't have access to a safe escape from their feelings.


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Inspiring Latina: Meet Country Star Ashliegh Lisset!
Inspiring Latina: Meet Country Star Ashliegh Lisset!
By Cristina Arreola | 03/10/2015 - 14:46

Ashliegh Lisset knows there aren't many Latinas in country music.


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Inspiring Latina: Entrepreneur & Yogi Joy Torres
Inspiring Latina: Meet FitFit Founder & Yogi Joy Torres
By Maria-Gabriela Molina | 02/25/2015 - 12:31

After moving from the tropical country of Brazil to the wintry state of Connecticut, Joy Torres needed a way to express herself and celebrate her heritage and homeland.


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Three Latina High School Students Create New App
Young Latinas Create App To Help Teens Deal With Depression — And Win $20,000!
By Nichole Fratangelo | 02/20/2015 - 16:22

Three high school students are revolutionizing the way teens deal with anxiety and depression — and they just won the award to prove it.


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Behind Khloe Kardashian's Instagram Post
Why We Posted That Controversial Khloe Kardashian Instagram Photo
By Latina Staff | 02/19/2015 - 13:55

Sometimes a well-intentioned comment can spark controversy.


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So Inspiring! Principal Nadia Lopez Gets A Surprise On Ellen
So Inspiring! Principal Nadia Lopez Gets A Surprise On Ellen
By Cristina Arreola | 02/04/2015 - 11:01

Earlier this year, Humans of New York blogger Brandon Stanton stopped in a Brooklyn housting project


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Happy Memorial Day! TK Amazing Latinas In The Military
Happy Veterans Day! Celebrating Latinos In The Military
By Cristina Arreola | 11/11/2014 - 09:20

Happy Veterans Day!


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Inspiring Latina: Breast Cancer Survivor Marisol
Inspiring Latina: Breast Cancer Survivor Marisol Rodriguez
By Samantha Leal | 10/07/2014 - 16:13

Marisol Rodriguez, born and raised in Peru, never thought she'd be diagnosed with breast cancer. But no one ever does. Here, she shares her story of survival and understanding — and it's truly inspirational.


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