LULAC Initiation Ceremony
The League of Latin American Citizens (LULAC) is the oldest (founded in 1929) and most widely respected Hispanic civil rights organization in the United States. The photo is off the charter members of the NMSU-A LULAC Council during the initiation ceremony on September 24, 2013. From left to right they are: Hidaly Loya-Calleros, Alicia Rios, Angela Lopez, James Flores, Aidee Covarrubias, Jamie Urueta, Patrick Stewart, and Dale Silva.
By becoming a collegiate LULAC council, these college students have the opportunity to make a difference and leave a lasting impact through their advocating efforts aimed at advancing the rights and issues that affect the Latino community. The objective of LULAC Young Adults at NMSU-A shall be to accomplish academic and graduation success, promote Hispanic cultural arts, music, and history, practice parliamentary procedure, and to promote the educational programs at NMSU-A within the Alamogordo community,