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Ivy Queen, Cardi B, Natti Natasha, and Karol G Rompieron this Weekend belatina latine
This past weekend, the world was reminded of the value Latinas bring.  Legendary Latina artists trended through social media as people expressed their excitement about seeing their favorite artists vibing and thriving. From being recognized for starting the movement involving the Latin music scene to making space for other artists, there is no denying that Latinas are a force to...
BELatina's Weekend Recap: Vanessa Guillen, Hispanic Fund Scholarship Creator Ernest Z. Robles, and More belatina latine
Happy Monday, everyone! We’ll start with some good news: We are no longer in Mercury Retrograde. Phew! This also means that the pressure is on. As the well-known Latina astrologer Jasmin Alejandrez-Prasad, better known as Esoteric Esa, said, “if shit falls apart , that’s on you. Well, at least avoid blaming the planets and the stars until the next Mercury...
The First-ever Latinas in Higher Education Conference Just Took Place in New York City belatina latine
For the first time ever, the Latinas in Higher Education Conference took place at the Bronx Community College in New York City on September 30. https://twitter.com/BCCcuny/status/1562510375014187008 During the inaugural conference, faculty and staff members from the City University of New York (CUNY) system and beyond, joined forces to talk about the current status of higher education. In these conversations, they highlighted...
The Bidens Host a Reception in Honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month belatina latine
After designating Sept. 15-Oct. 15 as National Hispanic Heritage Month in a proclamation released on Sept. 14, President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden hosted a reception on Friday, Sept. 30 in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. The Bidens also honored many Latinos who have contributed to the fabric of our nation.  President Biden's remarks toward the Latino community President...
BELatina’s Weekly Roundup: Grupo Firme, Empowering Latinas in the White House,, And More belatina latine
Happy Friday, BELatina readers! We sincerely hope that your week was easy and productive. As for us, we continue to bring you uplifting and interesting stories that inspire us day by day. Before we prepare for the much-anticipated weekend break, let's talk about some of our favorite stories this week. Here’s what you might’ve missed! Meet Lauren Sanchez, the Latina Who Understands the...
Years Later, Where does the Latino Community Stand with Their COVID-19 Vaccinations? belatina latine
As we inch closer to the third year of the pandemic, COVID-19 continues to be a threat.  Compared to the height of the pandemic in 2020, there are plenty of data showing positive results on COVID-19 infections and deaths. This is partly due to the collective immunity from previous infections and, of course, the increase in vaccination rates.  However, the Latino...
Latina-owned Brand, Nopalera, Wins L’ATTITUDE Ventures Start-Up of the Year belatina latine
The winner of the 2022 L’ATTITUDE Startup of the Year went to Nopalera owned by Sandra Velasquez! If you’re not yet familiar with L’ATTITUDE Ventures, they’re an institutional venture capital firm that invests exclusively in US Latine-led startups. This year, they hosted their much-anticipated Match-Up event during their 5th annual L’ATTITUDE conference in San Diego. The Match-Up program comprises founder showcases,...
Meet The New Group of Empowering Latinas in the White House belatina latine
Latinas dominate any career field. From the urban artist Handa in the music industry to Lauren Sanchez who serves as the California governor’s climate advisor, we’re present everywhere. We even make part of some of the most important spaces in the world as well. This includes the White House.  There’s a group of empowering Latinas that lead important roles in...
These Latine-owned Cafecito Brands Will Make Your ‘International Coffee Day’ More Sabroso belatina latine
As we approach the first day of October, which marks the largest cafecito celebration in the world: International Coffee Day, I am getting ready to honor it. And I want all of you to join me! Although I am grateful for this beverage every day, this official celebration is the perfect excuse to commemorate my favorite pick-me-up in a unique...
This Latina’s Experience with Brain Aneurysms is a Cautionary Tale for the Latino Community belatina latine
Did you know that both the Latino and Black communities are about twice as likely to have a brain aneurysm rupture compared to whites? Historically excluded communities are disproportionately affected by an array of issues. For the most part, we are aware of how the Latino and Black communities struggle more when it comes to their economic growth, opportunities, and...
Game of Thrones Fans, Keep Your Eye on Argentine Director Miguel Sapochnik belatina latine
Miguel Sapochnik is a filmmaker with Argentine roots and one of the key masterminds behind bringing the “Game of Thrones” world. He also aided in bringing the iconic Jon Snow storyline to life. Sapochnik was a co-showrunner on “Game of Thrones: House of The Dragon” for season one. However, a recent announcement stated he’d be stepping down as showrunner for...
Hailey Bieber Tried to Rebrand Our Tías' Favorite Lip Liner Trend By Calling It ‘Brownie Glazed Lip’ belatina latine
Hailey Bieber’s been on the media headlines lately. From talking about her husband Justin Bieber’s ex-partner Selena Gomez’s past relationship to being questioned for culture appropriating people of color’s signature lipgloss and lip liner look – all eyes are currently on her. But let's talk about the latter subject today. What makes TikTok interesting is that it’s a medium where...