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Latinx Graduate Student Association

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
LGSA
Purpose:
The LGSA is an educational organization committed to the recruitment and retention, and the academic/professional development of Latinx graduate students, as well as to the solicitation of support to foster a nurturing environment for Latino/a graduate students at Texas A&M. LGSA 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 Latinx students in graduate programs at the university. Identifying and utilizing information and resources to effectively carry out the LGSA mission and enable Latinx 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:
Anthony R. Ramirez
Public Contact E-mail Address:
arramirez@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
(999) 999-9999

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://hlgsa.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:
1-30
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