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RIT Latin American Student Association handbills

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0219

Scope and Contents

The RIT Latin American Student Association handbills contain documentation for the Latin Flava event, featuring merengue, bachata, salsa, regaetton, hiphop, and reggae music.

Dates

  • circa 2009

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

The Latin American Student Association (LASA) started at RIT in 1985. The LASA constitution states, "The Purpose of LASA is to provide opportunities for members to learn, embrace, and share their Latin heritage with an emphasis on the Latin community; while at the same time creating and supporting cultural awareness in a social and familial atmosphere within the Rochester Institute of Technology community."

Membership os open to undergraduates, graduate students, post-graduates, faculty and staff, and night students. LASA has weekly meetings and co-sponsors events with affiliated organizations, and is still active today.

Extent

1 Folder(s)

Language

English

Overview

Handbills relating to events presented by the Latin American Student Association at RIT.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged chronologically.

Physical Location

C.S. South, Shelf 809, Box 208

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in August 2011.

Title
RIT Latin American Student Association handbills
Subtitle
RIT Archives
Status
Published
Author
Amy Vilz
Date
01 August 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Contact:
Rochester NY 14623 USA