I think I have talked about my grandmother before in here but I don't think I have ever written anything about only her. I cannot help but think of her whenever anyone asks about who we admire as women or who we look up to. Which is why once more, I just have to pick her.
She is my greatest inspiration in life and more than once I have told myself and others, she is the person…Continue
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For day 3: Latina Spotlight, our Latinitas shared with us what females they admire in their life:
"Yo quiero mucho a mi amiga Alexa porque ella siempre me defiende del bullying."
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"Yo tengo una mascara que ayuda a las personas. Puedo cambiarles el humor. También si alguien molesta a otros, pelo por justicia con palabras"
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When I first became an intern for Latinitas I wrote articles for the magazine. Writing has always been something I enjoy doing a lot and I truly believed in the mission of Latinitas, to create an outlet for young Latinas to express themselves with the goal of increasing the representation of Latinas in media.…Continue
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Here's what some of our young Latinitas had to share for the first day of the blog-a-thon to celebrate Women's History Month.
"Yo ayudo a las niñas con sus multiplicaciones. Hasta cuando les dicen cosas, yo las protejo y les ayudo con la tarea."…Continue
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For Valentines week, the girls at the Latinitas Clubs learned about frie…Continue
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This past Saturday, our Latinitas team was present at the United as One event at Bowie High School.
We had tons of fun interacting with kids and playing STEM games.
The event was geared towards children…Continue
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Nuestras Latinitas dieron mensajes positivos durante la Feria de la Familia de Telemundo!!…Continue
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As a child, nothing fascinated me more as seeing these individuals covered in colorful feathers and beaded outfits dance around my grandmothers front yard. One of my favorite memories of all time, the first time I saw this…Continue
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In general I would hope that we learn to interact and live in a peaceful way with each other. In a world…Continue
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That Mexicans are lazy!
This is probably the stereotype that I dislike the…Continue
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As my grandmother once told me,…Continue
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I believe I have the great privilege of living in a border city where all I literally have to do to go to another country is walk over a bridge. A concept that many around the world don't understand, people in my community often see coming and going between two countries on a daily basis as something just part of everyday life. While many cross…Continue
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Quiero platicarte sobre Elena Poniatowska.
Although born in France in 1932, when Elena turned 10, her and her family moved to Mexico and finally became a Mexican citizen in 1969. She studied both in Mexico and in the United States and became a journalist using this outlet…Continue
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In todays world, almost anyone can access the web and reach tons of different information about anything. Knowing the responsibilities and dangers that exists with this, our Latinitas learned a few internet safety tips during our two weeks of Tech Camp this summer at the Boys and Girls Club of El Paso. Our Latinitas got a great lesson from our interns and volunteer and then got to give advice on their own on how to behave,…Continue
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For one of the assignments for Tech Camp, our Latinitas got the chance to create their own websites on paper. They got to design them and explained to us what they are each about. Here they are:
What is the theme of your website? What is the…Continue
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