VIVA! EL PASO celebrates its 35th anniversary this summer in the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. Since 1978, VIVA! El Paso has been a summer El Paso tradition for the whole family to enjoy. A locally produced outdoor musical extravaganza, each VIVA! performance chronicles the 400 year history and cultural evolution of the El Paso region. VIVA! El Paso honors…Continue
Added by Jasmine Villa on May 29, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments
My brother graduates from high school on Friday. Where did the time go? My parents have been blessed with three well-behaved, intelligent, sarcastic, and smart a** children. I say smart a** because the three of us ALWAYS find loop holes in every argument, which is terrible because it used to get us into even MORE trouble. When I was 11 I wanted to paint my room red. Obviously, my mother wasn't jumping for joy. From her point of view saying no, because it was el color del…Continue
After searching for BorderSenses news clippings, I stumbled across one of my favorite performances from the Librotraficante event. I couldn't pass up the opportunity to share this performance! Her name is Griselda, also known as La Rana.…
30 positive affirmations for a better body image provided by by Amy Harman, where she puts "mind over matter" to the test. Will you?
Added by Jasmine Villa on May 4, 2012 at 12:18pm — No Comments
NEW YORK—PBS said Wednesday it is preparing a six-hour documentary series on the history of Latinos in the United States, set to air in the fall of 2013.
English and Spanish-language versions are being produced for the project, which will air across three days. The supervising producer is Adriana Bosch, a Cuban-American who recently did a documentary for PBS on Latin music.
Bosch said she began meeting with officials at WETA, the PBS station in…Continue
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The Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation for Low Income Women and Children will offer 5 grants of up to $2000 each to low income mothers who are enrolled in education and/or training programs.
Applications are now available at http://www.patsyminkfoundation.org/edsupport.html and will be…
Added by Jasmine Villa on May 1, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments