RIT Latin American Student Association handbills
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.
- circa 2009
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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.
Handbills relating to events presented by the Latin American Student Association at RIT.
Materials are arranged chronologically.
C.S. South, Shelf 809, Box 208
Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in August 2011.
- RIT Latin American Student Association handbills
- RIT Archives
- Amy Vilz
- 01 August 2011
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