Latinas & Libros Event April 26, 2018

In collaboration with the SJSU Chicanx/Latinx Student Success Center, Modern Latina presents Latinas & Libros Event on April 26, 2018 at San Jose State University. Join us for an evening to celebrate contributions of Latinas in literature and our Latino heritage. This complimentary event will feature Latina authors sharing their inspirational stories, book signing, Mexican hot chocolate and pan dulce.

In the Country We Love: My Family Divided by Diane Guerrero #ModernLatinaBookClub

This month the Modern Latina Book Club features In the Country We Love: My Family Divided by Diane Guerrero. Diane, star of Orange is the New Black and Jane the Virgin, has openly shared her personal story of her family’s deportation. And in doing so has become an advocate for undocumented immigrants and others affected by immigration status. Join #ModernLatinaBookClub reading this honest, moving and inspirational book that tells the story of undocumented immigrants and their families.

Barbie® Honors Global Role Models On International Women’s Day

Today, ahead of International Women’s Day, Barbie is honoring 17 historical and modern-day role models from around the world. These women come from diverse backgrounds and fields and are breaking boundaries to inspire the next generation of girls. With 81 percent* of moms globally worried about the type of role models their daughters are exposed… [Continue Reading]

2018 Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit

Get your tickets for the 2018 Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit on Saturday, May 19 at the Stanford Faculty Club. Join the conversation with top industry leaders as they concentrate on topics on this year’s theme is “Building Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace– It’s Time! (Es Tiempo)”.

Blogger Crush: Naty Michele

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we are sharing some love by choosing a blogger crush. I immediately thought of Naty Michele. Her Instagram feed and blog are a daily source of inspiration.

Red Dresses for Valentine’s Day

Ooh la la – the perfect red dresses for Valentine’s Day!!

Mexico’s Alpine Ski Team Gear Is A Gorgeous Tribute To The Day Of The Dead

Excerpt: Huffington Post by Carolina Moreno Calaveras everywhere! Mexico’s Alpine ski team brought beautiful Day of the Dead imagery to the 2018 Winter Olympics. The team’s Pyeongchang Games gear features colorful calaveras, or skulls, decorated with bright reds and blues. Olympians Rodolfo Roberto Dickson Sommers, Sarah Schleper and Hubertus Von Hohenlohe first modeled the gear… [Continue Reading]

What I Want Now: Mini Bags

Look chic with the latest styles of mini bags. Check out our favorite picks for the season.

Tulio Flores: V O I D Permission

Don’t miss the Winter Artist-In-Residence Tulio Flores’ solo exhibition this Friday, February 2 from 6 PM – 9 PM at the Art Ark Gallery.

Shakira’s “Trap” Video Featuring Maluma

Watch Shakira’s music video featuring Maluma.