2018 Ohio Latino Student Summit

2018 Ohio Latino Sumit

The University of Cincinnati invites you to the 2018 Ohio Latino Student Summit: Rise Up, sponsored by the Office of Ethnic Programs & Services, UC Blue Ash, and the UC Division of Student Affairs. The Summit will take place at UC's Uptown campus in the Tangeman University Center (TUC).

The purpose of this summit is to connect, empower, enhance, and build community among student leaders in Ohio, through workshops, motivational speakers, and resources to enhance Latino Student Success on their respective campuses. The Ohio Latino Student Summit will foster the development of civic responsibility by empowering students' identity, leadership, and community building skills. This high-energy, inspiring conference promotes Latino Student Success through best practices, encouragement and support, while showcasing successful Latinos to help inspire and motivate students to achieve their goals. It will provide a platform to discuss concerns, topics and issues while creating a visible representation of Latino Student Success.

RSVP early to reserve your spot at OLSS 2018! 

Save The Date

2018 Ohio Latino Student Summit

#UCLatino18 #OLSS2018


Saturday, September 29th, 2018

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM


University of Cincinnati
Tangeman University Center (TUC)

2600 Clifton Avenue, Cincinnati OH 45221


Call For Proposals

We are calling for proposals designed to advance and support the Latinx student experience.

Topics can include, but not limited to any of the following:

  • Creating, maintaining, and assessing Latino student programs
  • Research regarding Latino identity, student success, recruitment and retention etc...
  • Building your leadership team
  • Combating micro aggressions, marginalization, and understanding intersectionality
  • Resources and support for undocumented/DACA students
  • Professional development and career readiness for Latino students
  • Civic responsibility and community engagement
  • Cultivating mentorship programs and embracing Latino culture

Please save the date for this exciting event and forward this information to your students and/or departments/ offices. Proposals are due by Friday, August 17th, 2018

Register to Attend this Event

Don't wait, register now and join us on September 29, 2018!

This summit is open to anyone who has an invested interest in enhancing the Latino/Hispanic student experience, as well as any students wanting to gain leadership, professional and networking skills to encourage student success on campus. 


Students tabling at the Ohio Latino Student Summit 2017

Students tabling at the Ohio Latino Student Summit 2017

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The 2018 event will take place at the Tangeman University Center (TUC) on the UC Uptown Campus

Thank You to Our Partners!


Contact Information

Priscilla Ayala
Assistant Director for the Office of Ethnic Programs and Services
555 Steger Student Life Center
Cincinnati OH 45221
Phone: 513-556-6008
Email: Priscilla.Ayala@uc.edu

Molly Scruta
Coordinator, Inclusion & Involvement
Muntz Hall 123, University of Cincinnati Blue Ash
Phone: (513) 936-1501
Email: Molly.scruta@uc.edu