Comprised of Foothill faculty, staff, and administrators, Organización Latino Americana (OLA) fosters the academic success of Foothill College students of Latino descent through community building, advocacy, and the facilitation of support services. In addition, OLA promotes the awareness of diverse Latino culture and heritage.
For more information, contact Fatima Jinnah at JinnahFatima@foothill.edu.
We are Foothill faculty, staff, and administrators supporting the mission of O.L.A.
During the month of May, Foothill students, led by an O.L.A. advisor, create and present programming that highlights the diversity of Latino/a culture, including their unique issues and challenges, as well as their achievements and contributions within the United States context.
Visit Heritage & Health Series for past programs.
O.L.A. hosts a recognition ceremony every June to honor Foothill students who are graduating, earning a certificate of achievement, or transferring to a four-year university to complete their studies.
Thursday, June 23
5:30 - 8 p.m. in Campus Dining Hall
For more information or to RSVP to the celeberation, please contact Antoinette Chavez at (650) 949-7813 or ChavezAntoinette@foothill.edu.
For more information about O.L.A., contact Fatima Jinnah at JinnahFatima@foothill.edu.