The Hispanic Student Union/Latinos Unidos (HSU/LU) is an official registered student organization of the University of Southern Indiana.
It is the mission of Latinos Unidos to promote the recognition and involvement of Hispanic and Latino students at the University of Southern Indiana. The LU intends to create a strong voice on campus to make an impact on the decisions regarding students at USI. The LU also encourages academic achievement and personal development among its membership. In addition, the LU sponsors and promotes programs to enhance and increase knowledge and appreciation of cultural diversity. To meet the goals of its mission, the LU coordinates, sponsors, and co-sponsors various activities on campus. These activities include community service opportunities, cultural events, social events, fundraisers and more. Below are just a few of the activities the LU has enjoyed:
- Cooking Lessons and Culture
- Latino(a) Leadership Conference
- Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
- Salsa Dance Night
- Relay for Life
The LU invites and welcomes students of all races, cultures, and ethnic backgrounds to become members. Meetings are held bi-weekly on Mondays from 4 to 5 p.m. in UC 206. For additional information about Latinos Unidos, please complete the membership application above and return it to the Multicultural Center in UC East Room 1244.