#ModernLatinaBookClub features My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor

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This month the Modern Latina Book Club features My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor. We will get a glimpse into the making of the life of the first Latina serving as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

Andrea Coto Founder of Latinxs in Engineering

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From her own experience and the fact that Latinos are underrepresented in all engineering fields, Andrea Coto was inspired to start Latinxs in Engineering. This educational project aims to help Latinxs engineering students here in the U.S. by informing them of various educational and professional opportunities as scholarships, internships, workshops, and more.

Latina Equal Pay Day

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Did you know that Latinas are paid 46% less than men? It takes until November 2 for Latinas to achieve equity in pay with men. November 2, 2017 is Latina Equal Pay Day to bring awareness to the Latina wage gap. Lean In Latinas is committed to closing the wage gap for Latinas. Lean In Latinas founder Anna Dapelo-Garcia shares some key strategies for Latinas to close the wage gap.

National Concha Day – December 8

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Conchas are an important part of Mexican culture and traditions. Jessica Resendiz, Alicias Delicias, and Karla Jimenez are on a mission to recognize December 8 as the official National Concha Day.

KLIMT & RODIN: An Artistic Encounter

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Now on exhibit KLIMT & RODIN: An Artistic Encounter at the Legion of Honor in San Francisco. This exhibition marks the first survey of Klimt’s work in California.

Creepy Crawler Cave

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Looking for a fun art project to do with your little ones for Halloween? Check out this easy tutorial to make a creepy crawler cave.

Calavera Cups Recipe #OfrendasConNestle #NestleKitchen

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For me Día De Los Muertos means honoring our loved ones who have passed away and it is important to me to carry on this beautiful tradition with my little ones. Here is a fun Calavera Cups recipe that you can make with your kids while enjoying time with them and remembering loved ones. #OfrendasConNestle #NestleKitchen

Latinas & Libros Event

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Modern Latina presents Latinas & Libros event to celebrate the contributions of Latinas in literature and our Latino heritage. Event will feature Latina authors sharing their inspirational stories, book signing, Mexican hot chocolate and pan dulce.

Kick Off the Halloween Season at Great America’s Great Pumpkin Fest

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Kick off the Halloween season at Great America’s Great Pumpkin Fest with fun activities for kids.

Fergie Releases Double Dutchess

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I am super excited to crank up Fergie’s new Double Dutchess album in my car. Listen to a few of the new songs from the much-anticipated album.