Dec/Jan Cover
LATINA's Cover Girl Eva Mendes on Having Kids and Being a Rebel
By Mariela Rosario | 11/08/2010 - 08:00

Eva Mendes graces the December/January cover of Latina magazine and the Cuban actress let us in on the childhood inspiration behind the home decor collection she launched with longtime boyfriend George Augusto, (called Vida and sold exclusively at Macy's), and why she has no desire to build an empire.

"I don't have an attraction to world domination," Mendes concedes. "No Martha Stewart aspirations for me."


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WATCH: LATINA's November Cover Girl Eva Longoria Parker on 'Lopez Tonight'
WATCH: LATINA's November Cover Girl Eva Longoria Parker on 'Lopez Tonight'
By Mariela Rosario | 10/20/2010 - 12:04

LATINA's November cover girl Eva Longoria Parker will be visiting her longtime friend George Lopez's late night talk show this evening.


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Latina Book Club: Q & A with Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez
LATINA Book Club: Q & A with Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez
By Janel Martinez | 10/20/2010 - 10:30

Bestselling author Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez is back and bearing an extra special gift for readers just in time for the holiday season. Her seventh novel, The Three Kings (on sale Nov. 9th), is a romantic comedy following successful interior designer, Christy de la Cruz, as she reenters the dating scene after a divorce. She becomes involved with not one, not two, but three guys. Get a sneak-peak of the novel in the November issue of Latina!


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Latina View: UPDATE Maybe Politicians Can Count on Your Vote?
Latina View: UPDATE Maybe Politicians Can Count on Your Vote?
By Galina Espinoza | 10/19/2010 - 14:27

When I wrote last week about registered Latino voters feeling apathetic about politics—so much so that many are saying they will not vote in the midterm elections next month—I received so


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$60 Million Awarded to Schools with Large Hispanic Populations
$60 Million Awarded to Schools with Large Hispanic Populations
By Mariela Rosario | 10/04/2010 - 10:30

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan recently announced 99 new grants totaling $60.1 million awarded to colleges that enroll a high percentage of Latino students. "We can meet President Obama's goal of having the highest college graduation rate in the world by 2020 only if we dramatically boost college completion rates among students of all races, ethnicities and income levels," Duncan said.


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Obama Fails the Education Test... By Ignoring Latinos
Latina View: Obama Fails the Education Test... By Ignoring Latinos
By Galina Espinoza | 10/01/2010 - 10:04

All I kept thinking this week every time I heard the phrase “Education Nation” bandied about was: What nation are they talking about?


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When Having Curves Gets Complicated
Latina View: When Having Curves Gets Complicated
By Galina Espinoza | 09/29/2010 - 18:36

Is there a problem with the way Latinas dress? That’s certainly the impression one gets after a slew of recent stories about men literally driven to distraction by the outfit choices of Hispanic women.


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EXCLUSIVE: Selena Gomez: "Latin Awards Shows Are the Most Fun!"
EXCLUSIVE: Selena Gomez: "Latin Award Shows are the Most Fun!"
By Lee Hernandez | 09/10/2010 - 11:30

Latina’s October cover girl Selena Gomez is presenting at this Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards—but the Mexican singer/actress/entrepreneur recently revealed to Latina.com that award shows like the VMA's make her a bit nervous.


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Watch: Behind-the-Scenes at Selena Gomez's October Cover Shoot
By Mariela Rosario | 09/09/2010 - 10:00

Selena Gomez graces the cover of the October 2010 issue of Latina magazine and we have an exclusive behind the scenes peek at her cover shoot for all of you!

While the gorgeous 18-year-old was on set, she chatted with us about how her life has changed since her last cover shoot over a year ago and what makes her feel beautiful. Check out the video below:


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Selena Gomez is Latina's October 2010 Covergirl!
Selena Gomez is Latina's October 2010 Cover Girl!
By Mariela Rosario | 09/07/2010 - 23:54

Teen queen Selena Gomez is Latina magazine's October 2010 cover girl and so much has happened to the mini-mogul since the last time she graced our cover we hardly knew where to begin! Over the last year and a half Gomez has launched a fashion line, released a gold album and platinum single ("Naturally") with her pop-rock band The Scene, and starred in her first feature film. 


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