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Hispanic/Latino Graduate Student Association

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
HLGSA
Purpose:
The HLGSA is an educational organization committed to the recruitment and retention, and the academic/professional development of Hispanic/Latino/a graduate students, as well as to the solicitation of support to foster a nurturing environment for Latino/a graduate students at Texas A&M. HLGSA strives to accomplish this mission through the following: establishing and implementing programs and workshops for the purposes of networking; fostering the development of positive relationships between students, faculty, and staff; and enhancing the orientation experience of students at Texas A&M. Coordinating efforts to promote and encourage the retention and recruitment of Hispanic/Latino/a students in graduate programs at the university. Identifying and utilizing information and resources to effectively carry out the HLGSA mission and enable Hispanic/Latino/a graduate students to be successful at Texas A&M.
Year Founded:
1992
Membership Dues:
$10 per semester
Admits Members:
All year
Meeting Locations:
Memorial Student Center (MSC)

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Rossmary Marquez
Public Contact E-mail Address:
rossmary@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
(999) 999-9999

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://hgsa.tamu.edu
Organization E-mail Address:
hlgsa.tamu@gmail.com

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
General (No College)
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
31-50
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts faculty/staff as members
  • Our organization accepts community members as members
  • Our organization membership will be required to meet specific GPR requirements
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per semester
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per year
Off-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Once per semester
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Once per semester
In-State Travel:
Never
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never