La Casa Cultural Latina Advisory Committee

Mission Statement

The mission of La Casa Cultural Latina is to promote a welcoming and dynamic atmosphere through the development of educational, cultural, socio-political, and social programs that lead to greater recruitment, retention, advancement, and empowerment of Latina/o students. La Casa engages current and future leaders through mentorship, civic engagement, and the promotion of social advocacy.

Committee Charge

Review, evaluate, and make recommendations regarding the policies, programs, and services of La Casa. The committee also provides advice and recommendations regarding resources related to the support for the cultural center, including budget, avenues for financial support, personnel, facilities, support I-HOPE Gala, assist with search committees, and review scholarships applications.

Roster

  • 8-10 Faculty and Staff
  • 1 Ex Officio
  • 6 Students

Time Commitment

1 meeting per month

Term Limit

3 years

Chair Contact

Cristian Biviano
cbivia3@illinois.edu

Affiliation

Student Affairs/LaCasa Cultural Center