Latinos Unidos is a Latino organization at Simpson College that seeks to unite students interested in sharing, celebrating, and learning about Latino Culture. The organization was established in 2012. It is also the first Latino organization on campus. However, Latinos Unidos is not an exclusive organization. Students of all ethnic backgrounds can be found in the group.
Latino Unidos hopes to:
- Provide all interested students, Latino or not, with an opportunity to interact with each other through events and activities such as study breaks, discussion groups, dinners, and movie nights.
- Foster great solidarity among Latino students at Simpson College and to enhance the overall Latino presence on campus.
- Bring diversity into campus.
- Educate the Simpson community about Latino heritage styles from various parts of the world.
- Helps keep students aware of other cultures besides American cultures; sharing foreign values, language, dancing styles, culture etc.