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Welcome to Latinx SWGA!

Our group consists of Graduate social work students who meet monthly to discuss a variety of topics.


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Portal Information


Latinx SWGA aims to discuss issues that affect Latinx students working in the field of Social Work while also creating community with others SWGA chapters.



Selection process/membership requirements

Please list information about the organizations selection process and include membership requirements if applicable.

This group is open to any CSU East Bay MSW student who is currently enrolled in courses.

Club/organization's email address

The University no longer creates campus emails for clubs and organizations. We suggest using a self-created gmail account.

Officer #1 Position Title


Officer #1 Name

Yessica Parra

Officer #2 Position Title


Officer #2 Name

Maritza Valdez

Officer #3 Position Title

Events Coordinator

Officer #3 Name

Jesica Perez

Officer #4 Position Title


Officer #4 Name

Melissa Cavenecia

Officer #5 Position Title


Officer #5 Name

Laura Benavidez

Optional: Officer #6 Position Title


Optional Field: Officer #6 Name

Teresa Vazquez

On-Campus Advisor Name

Michelle Morales

On-Campus Advisor Title

Lecturer/Field Liason


Please upload your organization's constitution. Follow the link to a template if needed.

Organization Goals

Please list your goals for the next year

Latinx SWGA will continue to collaborate with other culture specific SWGA groups in an effort to promote social justice, mental health awareness, macro-level interventions, and community partnerships; all while maintaining a focus on the intersectional issues that effect the Latinx community.

What types of events do you hold?

(For example: social, service, brotherhood/sisterhood, leadership, physical/fitness, etc.)

Support Groups- these will be created on a need to need basis utilizing student input as a guide.

Open Discussions- with the help of other groups there will be a rotation of topics including those involving the LGBTQ+, API, & Black communties.

Community Involvement/ Community Service - through quarterly events, we will organize different initiatives to help support local organizations including but not limited to feeding the homeless.

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