Myrtle Gonzalez

Mujer Imprescindible: Myrtle Gonzalez

Myrtle Gonzalez: Hollywood’s First Latin/Hispanic Movie Star Actress

Born: September 28, 1891
Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: October 22, 1918 (aged 27)
Los Angeles, California, USA
Occupation: Actress
Years active: 1913 to 1917
Spouse(s): James P. »»» Read More

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You Go Girl! – Adrienne Cecile Rich

YOU GO GIRL! Adrienne Cecile Rich (May 16, 1929 – March 27, 2012) was an American poet, essayist and feminist. She was called “one of the most widely read and influential poets of the second half of the 20th century”, and was credited with bringing “the oppression of women and lesbians to the forefront of poetic discourse.”

Her first collection of poetry, A Change of World, was selected by renowned poet Wystan Hugh Auden for the Yale Series of Younger Poets Award. »»» Read More

Hermana Evelyn Ortega

Hermana Imprescindible – Evelyn Ortega

Meet National Society of Leadership and Success
Advisor and Advisory Leadership Program
Grant Winner Evelyn Ortega

Reposted from The Society Blog

Can you tell us a little about yourself, your work at City College, and your role with the Society? »»» Read More

A Mighty Girl

Inspire Your Girls

Anna Stork and Andrea Sreshta were graduate students at Columbia University’s School of Architecture in 2010 when a devastating earthquake struck Haiti. In one of their classes, they were assigned to develop a new innovation to help with disaster relief. »»» Read More

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2014 Executive Leadership Conference & Mujer Awards — September 14-15

The 2014 Executive Leadership Conference brings together Latinas and the National Hispanic Leadership Institute’s (NHLI) accomplished alumnae from across the nation for a two-day conference that pays tribute to the achievements and contributions of exceptional Latina leaders. »»» Read More

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Happy 17th Anniversary Beta Chapter!

On May 4, 2013, we celebrate the 17th anniversary of the founding of Alpha Rho Lambda Sorority’s Beta Chapter.

In the fall of 1995, six Latina women came together in search of an organization that would give them the support network they felt was lacking on their campus. »»» Read More