Past Events

PMP and MEMP: BBQ Social
April 26th

The Hispanic/Latino Peer Mentoring Program and Middle Eastern Mentoring Program had a joint BBQ as a way to meet and mingle with friends and fellow mentors/mentees to end the semester.

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Buen Provecho!
April 23rd

The Latino Student Alliance, Latino Leadership Council, and UVA Dining Hall services helped decorate, cook, and serve meals for the Hispanic/Latino Themed Meal at the O’hill Dining Hall! We were able to serve churros, guacamole, arroz con pollo, cuban sandwiches, yuca, and many more delicious dishes with some incredible performances and live music.

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PMP Extended Familia Lunch
April 19th

As the last big event for the Peer Mentoring Program, they celebrated a great year with the mentor and mentees by bonding with the extended familia and enjoying some delicious food!

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Siente El Ritmo
April 18th

The Latino Student Alliance Cultura Committee hosted the annual Ritmo celebration that recognizes the diverse culture of the Hispanic/Latino community at UVa. The showcase displayed some outstanding performances and diverse acts by Fuego, X-Tasee, the Whethermen, the Salsa Club, Lambda Upsilon Lambda, Lambda Theta Alpha, and Sigma Lambda Upsilon. You could Feel the Rhythm, “Siente el Ritmo” through all the amazing performances.

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La Gala
April 18th

A reception that was hosted by the Office of Dean of Students, the Office of Admissions, and the Alumni Association to celebrate the accomplishments and experiences of our diverse network of alumni, current and future students, as well as the faculty members within the Hispanic/ Latino community at the University of Virginia.

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Spring Blast
April 17th 

UVa welcomed prospective Hispanic/ Latino students to the University of Virginia as they stayed a night with their host to take part in some amazing activites such as the Asado hosted by the Latino Greeks, tours of the Grounds, La Gala, and many more activities to introduce them to the University of Virginia

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LSA Advocacy & OYFA: Immigration Debate
April 13th

The Latino Student Alliance Advocacy Committee and the Organization of Young Filipino Americans held a debate that included members from the Burke Society and the Jefferson Literary and Debating Society to discuss whether or not undocumented individuals should be granted legal status in the US. It was a great way to get informed from the two sides of the arguments and an opportunity to hear from first-hand experience from DREAMers.

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Lambda Theta Alpha: Founder’s Week
April 12th – April 19th

The Lovely Ladies of the Gamma Alpha Chapter of Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc. celebrated their 14 almighty years at the University of Virginia with a week full of events!

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Latino Leadership Council & UPC: Empowerment Comedy Night with Ernie G!
April 10th

The Latino Leadership Council and the University Programs Council welcomed the empowerment comedian Ernie G to UVA! This event was filled with gut busted laughter and getting everyone’s perspective widened as Ernie hilariously illustrates the various trials and experiences that come with identifying as a Latino/Hispanic in the U.S.

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Paseo a UVa
April 8th

The LSA Community Outreach Committee invited families from Southwood and Crenshaw Court to spend the day at UVa. Their goal was for all the guests to get a feeling  of the University life and all the opportunities that are presented within it by having spending the day with all the amazing kids and families while enjoying many activities such as soccer, face painting, and many more.

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PMP Plays Volleyball
March 28th

The Peer Mentoring Program Familias had their first day out in the Nameless Volleyball Courts to play sand volleyball as well as other sports on the available field nearby to join the mentors and mentees together.

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Third Annual Semi-Formal Event: Primavera
March 27th

The Latino Student Alliance hosted their 3rd annual Semi-Formal Dance, Primavera! As a way to start off the Spring Season, “Primavera”, with special guest, DJ Beleza, who played everyone’s favorite Latino music including a variety of merengue, bachata, salsa, and reggaeton!

Latinos on the Lawn
March 23rd

The Latino Student Alliance hosted their monthly social event where they encouraged students to gather on the Lawn while enjoying some delicious pan con cafe while listening to some great music!

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Sigma Lambda Upsilon: Second Annual Founder’s Week
March 22nd – March 28th

The Hermanas of Sigma Lambda Upsilon/ Señoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Incorporated, Alpha Rho Chapterhas hosted a week of events in celebration of the 2nd Annual Founder’s Week! The Alpha Rho Chapter of ΣΛΥ was officially established on March 23, 2013 by 4 Hermanas. To celebrate their establishment they held events including discussions, presentations, community service and their much-anticipated Banquet, as they celebrated 2 years!

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Lambda Upsilon Lambda & Alpha Phi Alpha: Expressions D’Oro
March 21st

Expressions D’Oro, a cultural/talent showcase, displayed some of the best talent UVA has to offer. Poets, musicians, singers, and comedians, put on their skills and abilities to create an amazing show!

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Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers: Juntos Podemos
March 20th

 

Lambda Upsilon Lambda & Lambda Theta Alpha: #Rebrand Yourself
March 3rd

LUL and LTA had a discussion and gave out tips on social media settings and profile pictures to display how to professionally manage your social media accounts. In addition, they also provided professional Linkedin headshots afterwards for those who want one!

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LSA Advocacy & Sigma Omicron Rho Queer & Allied Fraternity: Noche de Sexo
March 2nd

The Latino Student Alliance Advocacy Committee and Sigma Omicron Rho Queer & Allied Fraternity hosted a night of sex education and dialogue. With the help from the Peer Health educators they discussed a range of topics like: birth-control, contraceptives, STIs, where you can get tested on grounds, lubrication, abstinence, and societies expectations concerning sex.

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Sigma Lambda Upsilon & Zeta Phi Beta: Let Loose
February 24th

In honor of Black History Month, the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Tau Theta Chapter and Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Inc., Alpha Rho Chapter hosted their event, Let Loose! They invite hair stylists for an open discussion about the myths and misconceptions about hair for both men and women.

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Lambda Upsilon Lambda, Feminism is for Everyone, & Hoos Open to Preventing Eating Disorders: “Miss Representation”
February 23rd

La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Feminism is for Everyone, and Hoos Open to Preventing Eating Disorders co-sponsored for the screening of “Miss Representation.”

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University Salsa Fest
February 21st

The University Salsa Club hosted their annual Salsa Fest that includes nine workshops and one giant party all packed in one day. This event included instructors from all over the east coast, representing Atlanta, DC, Richmond, and Charlottesville! After party and social dancing with music by Richmond’s DJ Steve Greene, and Charlottesville’s live band Conjunto Sason.

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PMP Goes Bowling
February 20th

The Peer Mentoring Program held their Bowling Event as a way to have a great start to the Spring semester and to allow the mentors and mentees to mingle with each other as the semester commences.

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LSA’s UVa Worker’s Appreciation Day
February 12th – February 13th

For Valentine’s Day, the LSA Advocacy Committee invited students to show their appreciation for the UVa workers that really help make the university run.

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Sigma Lambda Upsilon: Love in the Stacks
February 11th

The Hermanas of the Alpha Rho Chapter of Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Incorporated celebrated Valentine’s Day by sharing the love with all students as a study break from the Señoritas. They provided free love bites and hot drinks for those long study hours.

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Minority Rights Coalition: MRC on the Lawn
February 5th

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LSA Advocacy: “Los Graduados Part Two”.
January 26th

For the First General Body Meeting of the semester, the LSA Advocacy Committee showed the movie screening of “Los Graduados Part Two”. They had an open discussion about higher education and what there was in store for the rest of the semester!

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LSA, SHHO, & OYFA: “We Had To Sweve”
January 23rd

As a start of a new semester, the Latino Student Alliance, Student Hip Hop Organization, and Organization of Young Filipino Americans hosted a party for everyone to get excited for a new year and a new semester!

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Latinos on the Lawn
January 22nd

The Latino Student Alliance hosted the first event of the semester where they encouraged students to gather on the Lawn while enjoying some delicious pan con cafe and listening to some great music as a way to relax while beginning the new semester!

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