A New Definition of Resilience: Young Latinas

April 15, 2020

There’s this girl I know. She’s 18 years old, born in Ecuador. She moved to New York a few years ago — for the same reason many of us have — looking for a better future. She’s not quite sure why she’s here, but she does understand that in her new environment, she’s going to…

Join L.O.V.E.’s Fiesta!

October 3, 2019

El Diario premia a 20 “Mujeres Destacadas” que dejan huella en Nueva York

April 10, 2019

Con el galardón “Mujeres Destacadas 2017”, este medio volvió a resaltar el impacto positivo que las hispanas tienen en la sociedad y su entorno

LIGHTWORKERS: Claudia Espinosa Saw a Need and Filled It with L.O.V.E.

May 15, 2018

 Claudia Espinosa—founder of Latinas on the Verge of Excellence—saw a need within the adolescent female community of NYC for mentors and role models. So she filled it with L.O.V.E. Watch to find out how. More

Telemundo 47: Programa de ayuda para estudiantes latinas

August 5, 2017

NBC NY4 Interview

July 12, 2017

Univision Nueva York: ‘L.O.V.E. Mentoring’, el programa que busca orientar a los jóvenes estudiantes de secundaria

May 25, 2017

Estudiantes y profesores se reúnen todas las semanas para hablar de todos los problemas que tienen los jóvenes durante su paso en la secundaria y para poder encontrar una inspiración para ir a la universidad. Watch Video

El Diario: #YouthEmpowerment

March 12, 2017

Los Tweens & Teens Q&A Interview

February 20, 2017

The Latinas On the Verge of Excellence, L.O.V.E., Mentoring Program, supports and empowers young Latinas to strive both in school and in life through positive role modeling in New York City. We had the privilege of chatting with Claudia Espinosa, L.O.V.E.’s fierce founder, who came to New York from her native Colombia at the age…

John Jay Alumni Profile

February 4, 2017

Claudia Espinosa came to John Jay in 2004 with the intention of becoming a forensic psychologist and agent with the FBI. A native of Cali, Columbia, she excelled at her studies — “I was a good student because I love it” — and especially enjoyed learning from Professor Louis Schlesinger, an expert in the psychology…