About Us

SALA at the University of South Carolina

Students Associated for Latin America (SALA) is a registered student organization dedicated to cultural awareness and community service at the University of South Carolina.

SALA was created to promote cultural awareness with regard to Latin American issues, countries and people on campus and outside the classroom. SALA will accomplish this by providing students at the University of South Carolina the opportunity to participate in and develop activities that contribute to, inform and educate the University community on all diverse aspects of the Latin American culture.

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to promote academic excellence, cultural awareness with regard to Latin American issues, and to provide support for our members, the community at the University of South Carolina, and the general public. Furthermore, we seek to unite people regardless of race, ethnicity, religion or lack thereof, age, disability, veteran status, gender, or sexual orientation.