New York Minute Magazine: L.O.V.E – Practicing the Power of Love

June 2, 2014

High school is a precarious time for students. I’m sure you remember your own personal high school experiences – those moments when you realized the world out there was bigger and scarier than you had ever imagined. High school is a defining point for students, as it prepares them for the people they’ll be in…

LATINA MAGAZINE – Inspiring Latinas

June 2, 2014

L.O.V.E. on NBC Latino

June 30, 2013

Latina Leaders: Empowering young Latinas with L.O.V.E. mentoring Claudia Espinosa used to daydream of becoming an FBI agent when she was a teen in her native Cali, Colombia. At 20, she came to the U.S., by herself, to study forensic psychology at John Jay College in New York City in pursuit of that dream. However, 14…

NYU NIA Awards

May 17, 2013

The Nia (Swahili word meaning purpose) Awards are a long-standing tradition organized by the NYU Center for Multicultural Education and Programs, a department in the Division of Students Affairs. The Nia Awards are an opportunity to recognize the achievements of members of the NYU community for promoting diversity and social justice in their work for…

L.O.V.E. Panel

May 17, 2013

NYU President’s Service Award

May 17, 2013

NYU President’s Service Award recognizes the distinguished achievements of undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and student organizations for their promotion of learning, leadership, and quality of student life at NYU.    

Inspiring Young Latinas for Education

January 1, 2013

by Damaris Sanchez Hello. My name is Damaris Sanchez and I am a graduate student at Teachers College, Columbia University. I have known about the L.O.V.E program since I was a senior at NYU Steinhardt. I was a mentor in my spring semester, and from there I learned how to become a role model for…

Advancing Global Education in Austere Times

November 20, 2012

International Education Conference 2012 at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development Conference Program – Individual Panel Information

Clinton Global Initiative University 2012

November 20, 2012

Commitments to Action, a unique feature of the Clinton Global Initiative, translate practical goals into meaningful and measurable results. Claudia was also an Honor Roll member at the 2017 CGI U: Claudia Espinosa (City University of New York) of Latinas on the Verge of Excellence (LOVE), a 2012 commitment to create a mentoring program for Latinas in…

Why Latinas on the Verge of Excellence?

November 20, 2012

by Madel Beaudouin In the beginning, I must admit I was quite unsure of this mentoring program. Well, not really. I was quite unsure of myself. Even though I’m very good at hiding it, the thought of public speaking subjects me to a sweat that induces mental panic attack, accompanied with uncontrollable leg shaking and…