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One Day at a Time

Listen, I grew up feeling very represented: dad was in congress, mom was a doctor, and (she crosses herself) Shakira, Juanes, and Sofia Vergara. There was no thing a Colombian could not do. 281 more words

Top 10 Hispanics in Politics 2016

1. Catherine Cortez Masto – Cortez Masto was elected as the first Latina in the US Senate in 2016. She represents the state of Nevada. She is certainly a role model to other Latinas who aspire to be in politics or other executive positions. 497 more words


Survey Looks at Sexual Practices and HIV Risks Among Latinas

Since 2010, Dr. Michael Parsa has held responsibilities as Paul L. Foster School of Medicine emergency medicine assistant professor with the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso. 215 more words

Michael Parsa

Mexico part 2

Jetlag caught up to me eventually. Waking up at 4 AM leaves very little else to do but watch UFC reruns on TV. Went out at 7 for an early morning swim. 813 more words


An informal interview with my mother

“Echale ganas mija”, my mother says, whenever I’m feeling down about a grade on a  paper or when I miss my family and want to head home or when I just need to hear my mother’s voice. 868 more words