La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity was established on February 19, 1982 in order to address the shortcomings of academic institutions in meeting and addressing the needs of Latino students in higher education. Founded at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity primarily seeks to take a leadership role in meeting the needs of the Latino community through cultural awareness, community service, and promotion of the Latino culture and people.
Since its inception in 1982, La Unidad Latina has remained on the vanguard of political and community empowerment by developing influential leaders that strive to exert knowledge and power into its peers in order to attain mutual success.
LUL is committed to academic excellence, leadership development and cultural enlightenment, enhanced by a diverse cognizant membership. LUL strives to preserve and promote an inclusive intellectual environment for its members, in addition to the general community.
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|Year Established at UConn:||Spring 2009|
|Chapter Name:||Beta Iota|
|Nickname:||LUL, Elite Lambdas|
|Colors:||Brown & Gold|
|Symbol:||The Fraternal Shield|
|Philanthropy:||P.A.T.H.E. Initiative (Providing Access to Higher Education)|
|Motto:||"La Unidad Para Siempre" (Forever United)|
|Signature Event:||Noche Dorada ("Golden Night"); Masoquista; Lambda Bodega|
Interested in Lambda Upsilon Lambda
All interested in joining a fraternity or a sorority at UConn must complete The First Step: An Orientation for Potential New Members and pass the quiz with a score of 20. Once you have completed the orientation, we encourage you to reach out to the chapter to find out more information about membership.
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Organizational Conduct History
No findings of responsibility