Tag Archives: Mexican-American women
Martha Psych

Martha E. Bernal: First Latina to earn a PhD in Psychology in the U.S.

Born in San Antonio, Texas to Mexican parents who migrated to the United States, Martha Bernal lived in a time of racial segregation. While attending school she was subject to racial discrimination and sexism, yet Martha still achieved her goals of furthering her education and contributed tremendously to the community. After high school, Doctor Martha […]

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Latinos, Unemployment Rate & Obesity

by Victoria Cepeda Seldom do I feel the urge to share information with anyone as quickly as I did today. I just read an article on the Wall Street Journal titled “Number of the Week: When Job Creation is Troubling” that you should know about. As per the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD, 36% of […]

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