Tentative Schedule 2006-2007
Social: Halloween Party at Legends
November 2, 2007- Salsaween Party
OLA organized an evening of Latin music at Legends Nightclub at the Notre Dame Campus. This is OLA’s third annual Halloween party, the club’s signature event. There was a contest held for best costume, best dancers and couples.
October 10, 2007- La Fortune
This year for the first time, OLA worked with the Brazilian Club and Stanford Hall Cultural Commission to organize a dinner ( Latin American cuisine) to remember Christopher Columbus discovery of America in 1492. We had pupusas, enchiladas, taquitos, and Brazilian desserts.
Fund-Raising: Concession Stand
October 20, 2007 ND vs. U.S.C game
OLA had the opportunity to work a concession stand located between the center of Social Concerns and Hesburgh Library. We gained valuable experience and were able to raise around 1,000 dollars for the sustainability of the club and future activities.
Service: El Campito DayCare
OLA executive board member: Ana Laura Virzi is the leader of Latin HELP! , she organized a Halloween, thanksgiving and Christmas party during the fall. Furthermore, students were involved in an array of activities from arts & crafts to reading and playing with the young children.
OLA website: http://www.nd.edu/~ola
This year OLA website has been going through substantial restructuring and change. We want the website to become, the source of monthly news for all club members and alumni. Mauricio Ormachea (MIS Major) and Carla Sanchez have taken the responsibility to modernize and update the webpage.
OLA – T-shirt
Carnival Party! (tentative)
Creating a Member database (current members and alumni)