More stories about "Filipina"

L'Oreal Honors Scientists Dr. Maria Corazon De Ungria and Dr. Laura T. David

The two Filipina scientists received accolades from the For Women in Science L'Oreal-UNESCO Awards.

Filipina Divas: Over 20 Female Singers

These Filipina singers make us proud to be Pinay.

Esquire: Maria Ressa is the World's Sexiest Filipina + 5 Ways FN Defines ”?"Sexy”

Has the world finally wised up and recognized that brainy is sexy? Plus, we at Female Network have our own list of what makes up sexy.

Stephanie Syjuco: Craft Anarchist

San Francisco-based sculptor and installation artist Stephanie Syjuco gets away with copyright infringement while making inroads into feminist art.

Ana Julaton: Grace and Strength

Dusky and lightning-quick Filipina-American boxer Ana ”?"The Hurricane” Julaton makes her mark in the world of women's boxing and bears her Filipino heritage with pride.

Marisa De Los Santos: Instant bestseller

Writing for a living doesn't get any sweeter for this poet-turned-author whose debut novels have made it to America's top bestseller lists.

Joanne Reyes: Impassioned Design

This New York-based fashion designer derives inspiration from two unlikely sources--sleek architecture and her musical grandfather.

Sharon Leal: Dream Girl

Her performance in the movie musical Dreamgirls opened Hollywood's doors to her. Sharon Leal has come a long way from her mike-toting toddler days in Manila.

Multi-Talented Wonder: Celebrity Host Myleene Klass

She's a huge star in the United Kingdom and is now on her way to conquering the world. Celebrity host, pop singer and classical musician Myleene Klass tells us how this citizen of the world remains a Filipina at heart.

Ana Serrano: New Media Pinay

This amiable woman holds one of the most powerful jobs in Canada's film industry.

Cher Calvin: A Journalist's Story

She's interviewed Hollywood celebs, European royalty and storied statesmen. She's won an Emmy for newscasting. For all these, Cher Calvin credits the Philippines for jumpstarting her broadcast journalism career.

Mutya Buena: Soaring Star

Women who possess claw-like nails of the rude girl variety, body piercing, and multiple tattoos and still manage to be adored by men and women alike are few. One of them is singer Mutya Buena.

Life's a Beach for Surfer Chick Sonya Balmores

As more Asians make inroads into Hollywood, a young girl with Filipino roots gains fame in one of the most popular shows in the US today.

Reinabelle Reyes: Pursuing the Stars

Outer space fascinates this astrophysicist who led a Princeton University team that discovered the biggest collection of supermassive black holes.

Joanna Vasquez Arong: Film Calling

Documentary filmmaker Joanna Vasquez Arong followed her calling despite the odds and is reaping the fruits of her hard work.