Student Groups

More information about 2019–2020 coming soon!

Anyone interested in informally practicing their Spanish are welcome to attend CHARLAMOS. Students attend weekly meetings to meet socially, speak Spanish, and to share ideas, music, and photos.

¿Quieres charlar informalmente en español? Puedes venir y salir en cualquier momento-- pasa 10 minutos, o una hora, como prefieras.

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Brandeis Latinx Student Organization (BLSO) founded as AHORA! in 1998, in the Intercultural Center, is a student-run organization whose purpose is to provide social, academic, and emotional support for the Latinx community. With various educational events throughout the year. BLSO aims to enlighten all who are interested in Latinx culture, history, and current events. We seek to provide and maintain a safe space for all Latinx students to reflect and discuss concerns surrounding the Latinx community and our families. Furthermore, we strive to promote all aspects of the Latinx culture to unite the Brandeis community. Building upon Brandeis’ legacy of social justice. We seek to hold the university accountable and address the concerns and demands of our community. Please contact our outreach chair, Madeline Lopez, for any inquiries!

The BLSO Presidents for 2019–2020 are Irma Reyes and  Jennifer Manzano.

If you want to be more involved in the latinx community, please helps the BLSO eboard by filling out this survey form.

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BLSO EVENTS 2019–2010
COOK - IN
Thursday, Sept. 19
Intercultural Center
6 pm – 8 pm
In place of our general meeting this week. we are hosting a Cook-In! We'II be making flautas common in Mexican cuisine! There will be vegan options available! Come out for a good time and a yummy dinner!

 

IMMIGRATION TEACH-IN
Thursday, September 26
ICC Swig Lounge
5 pm – 7 pm
This Immigration Teach-ln will cover everything from the current immigration policies, migration patterns and personal experiences at the Tijuana border. making it a multi-dimensional learning experience!

 

WATCH CDC
Training
Monday, September 23
5:30 pm
Do you speak a language other than English? Do you want to join with communities in Waltham to ensure fair housing for everyone? The WATCH CDC housing clinic is seeking volunteers1 Every Monday and Thursday from 7–8:30 pm, Brandeis students go to WATCH CDC, a local organization that promotes affordable housing in Waltham. WATCH helps residents with landlord-conflicts, rent increases, housing searches, and public housing paperwork. among other things. A training is taking place Monday, September 23 at 5:30pm. and transportation will be provided! If you are interested or have questions, please reach out to Madeline Bisgyer at mbisgyer@brandeis.edu and sign up for the listserv STUDENTSFORFAIRHOUSING@LISTS.BRANDEIS.EDU