Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.
This new Web site will offer daily news and commentary by and for Latina women, covering such topics as immigration, health care, politics, education and culture. Project leader Teresa Puente, a journalism professor at Columbia College Chicago, said, “Much of what is out there for Latinas is basically fluff. Personally, I don’t care how J. Lo has decorated her nursery. Latina women want information that is deeper than that.” Follow her progress here. Visit Their Website
Thursday, June 10, 2010
Latina Voices enjoys having several regular contributors and updates the site a few times a week. Founder Teresa Puente says they are still refining their business plan and are considering different ways to raise funds such as grants and ad sales.
• Posted by Teresa Puente on 06/10 at 07:50 AM
TERESA PUENTE has been a member of the full-time journalism faculty at Columbia College Chicago since the fall of 2006, and previously taught journalism and communications at a university in Guadalajara, Mexico.
You can e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org
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