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  • Multicultural student organizations

    OMSS experiences provide leadership opportunities that prepare students so they can serve as role-model leaders and peer teachers for those yet to come at UWL and beyond.

    Students taking advantage of leadership endeavors provided by OMSS usually have the opportunity to participate in activities like multicultural and Diversity Student Organizations 

    Leadership Training, and American Multicultural Student Leadership Conference.

    ALANA - Asian, Latina, African, Native American Women

    ASO - Asian Student Organization

    BSU - Black Student Unity

    HOPE – Hmong Organization Promoting Education

    IOPA - Intercultural Organization Promoting Awareness

    LASO - Latin American Student Organization

    NASA - Native American Student Association

    SFT - Students for a Free Tibet  


    Primary Contacts & Meeting Schedule for UW-La Crosse

    Asian, Latina, African, Native American Women

    ALANA President:


    Lareina Taing

    Mondays:  6:00 pm

    2200 Centennial Hall

    October 1st

    Changing to:

    Tuesdays:  6:00 pm

    Asian Student Organization


    ASO President 

    Pa Thao

    Tuesdays:   6:00 pm 2211 Centennial Hall

    Black Student Unity

    BSU President


    Jazzma Holland

    Thursdays 7:00 pm 3310 Centennial Hall

    Hmong Organization Promoting Education

    HOPE President

    Chee Lor

    Mondays:  7:00 pm  3214 Centennial Hall


    Intercultural Organization Promoting Education

    IOPA President

    Jamie Capetillo

    Fridays: 3:30pm

    3200 Centennial Hall

    Latin American Student Organization

    LASO President

    Scott Barrera

    Thursdays:  7:00 pm 2205 Centennial Hall

    Native American Student Association

    NASA Chair

    Jessica Snopek

    Every other ThursdayStart: September 26th) 5:30pm:  1200 Centennial Hall


    Students for a Free Tibet

    SFT President

    Ayush Shrestha

    Thursdays:  7:00 pm  2200 Centennial Hall