Aug 05, 2015


Latinas in Charge: Leveraging the ‘Latina Power Shift’ Beyond the Coveted Consumer

latina power shift

This article was originally published on The Huffington Post Latinas in Charge: Leveraging the 'Latina Power Shift' Beyond the Coveted … [Continue reading...]

Put the “I” In Independence

Independent Woman

As someone who was raised in a single-parent home, I experienced first hand how much a woman can accomplish without a man as a support system. From … [Continue reading...]

The ELLA Leadership Institute Wants to Know: Are you ELLA?


As we prepare to kickoff the ELLA Leadership Institute's inaugural LATINAS THINK BIG™ conference in New York City, we are eager to learn about what … [Continue reading...]

Despite Higher Education, Latinas Graduate to High Pay Gap

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  By Laura Pereyra Latina women have made progress in attaining more higher education in the United States. Today, Latinos make up a record … [Continue reading...]

Latina Sororities: The New Renaissance Women

Latina Friends

Latina Sororities Create, Enhance and Expand Communities The mission of a Latina sorority is to enhance members' educational and social value through … [Continue reading...]

Finding Privilege in an Underprivileged Community–A Personal Essay


  This is a personal essay submitted by a wonderful, driven and motivated young lady, Kyana Aguirre.   Finding Privilege in an … [Continue reading...]

“Becoming Ricardo” – The Next Big Slap-Stick Web Comedy Series – Created by a Latina!


Introducing "Becoming Ricardo" - The Next Big Slap-Stick Web Comedy Series Talented Latinas are making their mark as entrepreneurs, executives, … [Continue reading...]

Soy Afro- Panameña! – A Personal Story of Afro-Latina Identity and Pride


“What are you? I thought you were black!” I often hear this when people  find out my parents are Panamanian.  Looking down at my arm  and … [Continue reading...]

Entitlement Is Not A Dirty Word: A Reflection On The Pursuit Of A Life Well Earned


This is a dissertation reflection written by Sofia Pertuz, a doctoral student, and Assistant Dean & Director of the Office of Multicultural … [Continue reading...]

A Latina Experience: On Growth, Harvard and Self-Discovery

Harvard University Students relaxing along Charles River

My mother once told me that I could make it anywhere, that it did not matter whether I was in the United States or the Dominican Republic. She knew I … [Continue reading...]

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