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2011-06-13 12:46:00

MIAMI, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Latino social media content and marketing services platform Hispanicize has partnered with two of the nation's most influential Latina bloggers, Piera Jolly of JollyMom and Eva Smith of Tech.Food.Life, to launch the Latina Mom Bloggers network. A service of Latina Moms Media, LLC, Latina Mom Bloggers features the industry's most comprehensive Word of Mouth communications services targeting influential Latina moms, the most sought-after purchase...

2011-06-02 15:01:00

Alma Morales Riojas says Rule Will Hurt Hispanic Students WASHINGTON, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the Department of Education's (DoED) release of the 'Gainful Employment' rule, MANA- A National Latina Organization President & CEO Alma Morales Riojas released the following statement: "After much discussion and debate the Department of Education just released its final Gainful Employment rule. We continue to praise DoED's efforts to improve services to...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'