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These Six Latino Doctors Are Diversifying Healthcare

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From entertainment to politics, Hispanic Heritage Month has been quite eventful – as expected.  So, we’d like to switch it up today by acknowledging the...

The First-ever Latinas in Higher Education Conference Just Took Place in...

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For the first time ever, the Latinas in Higher Education Conference took place at the Bronx Community College in New York City on September...

This Free Utah-Based Youth Mentoring Program Is Equipping Latinas For Success

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We love stories that inspire our nation’s groups – especially those that are catered to our Latina youth. What can we say? Our empowered...

This University Has Been Nationally Recognized for the Number of Graduate...

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Texas A&M University has been recognized by Hispanic Outlook on Education magazine as one of the nation's top universities in the number of graduate...

Latina Atmospheric Scientist Alexa Terrazas Is the Inaugural Winner of the...

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Alexa Terrazas, a young Latina atmospheric scientist, had just begun work on her master's and doctoral degrees in atmospheric and oceanic sciences at UCLA...

This Latina Designed a Platform To Make It Easier To Access...

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Maria Trochimezuk launched the IOScholarships platform last year to facilitate access to nearly $38 million worth of STEM scholarships and open pathways for Latino...

STEM Sin Fronteras: A Different Initiative to Engage Latinas in Science

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Blue is for boys; pink is for girls and other cultural conditioning continues to undermine the career possibilities of girls and women in Latin...

International Day of Women and Girls in Science: Perspective From Dr....

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Updated 2/27/2020 to reflect the news that Dr. Matthews’ employer is actively formulating a vaccine against the coronavirus with the U.S. Health and Human...

Meet Lisa Campo-Engelstein, the Feminist Bioethicist Engineering a Better Future for...

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When we speak of feminism, we often refer to cultural struggles, political activism, and the battle to regain spaces once reserved only for the...

Teen-Ovation: How a Group of Girls Invented Smart Tents to Shelter...

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Imagine seeing something so impactful that you decided to do something about it. Well, that’s exactly what Daniela Orozco and 11 more girls did....

Over the Moon for Maritza Soto, the Millennial Chilean Astronomer

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Maritza Soto, a Chilean-born astronomer, is not only making headlines but also making history for discovering not one, not two, but THREE planets. And...

Ellen Ochoa: From Being Teased for Liking Science, to Becoming the...

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For a young Latina growing up in the sixties, the dream of becoming an astronaut might have seemed nothing less than light years away....