Georgetown University Latin American Student Groups
Georgetown University has a vibrant Latin American community and the Latin America-related organizations active on campus reflect that.
Many of the particularities and complexities of the lively Latin American region are represented on the Georgetown campus including its politics, languages, cultures, dances, histories, advocacy, social justice, diplomacy, social issues, and more. Whether they are led by undergraduate students or graduate Hoyas, these groups draw students, faculty, and members of the wider Georgetown community who are interested in Latin America into a network of active engagement and cooperation.
Latin American Student Groups
Georgetown University Graduate Association of Mexican Students (GUGAMS)
GUGAMS fosters communication and collaboration among Mexican students at Georgetown University by engaging in activities that promote professional and academic development, Mexican culture, social enjoyment, relationships with alumni in Mexico, and other student associations.
Georgetown University Graduate Spanish and Portuguese Student Organization (GSPSO)
The GSPSO is an organization open to all graduate students in the department of Spanish and Portuguese at Georgetown University. It was founded in 2000 with the aim of creating a forum for discussion of issues of common interest among graduate students.
Georgetown Latin American Affairs Association (LAFAA)
The Latin American Foreign Affairs Association (LAFAA) is a graduate student organization in the School of Foreign Service dedicated to the Americas. It seeks to promote the discussion and better understanding of political, economic, and social issues in Latin America and the Caribbean through a foreign affairs perspective.
Latin American Business Association (LABA)
The Latin American Business Association is committed to creating a bond between Latin American students and the Georgetown community. The organization seeks to build awareness of the region’s business environment and cultural richness.
Latin American Policy Association (LAPA)
The Latin American Policy Association promotes the discussion, debate, and analysis of policies and political issues relevant for the Latin American region.
Latin American Student Association (LASA)
The Latin American Student Association is a student organization at Georgetown University that promotes Latin America through a variety of academic, cultural, social, and service initiatives.
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