Spirit of Ella

Winter 2016

Press Releases/News

PRESS RELEASE JUSTICE FOR JUNIOR - SLU denounces violence in our communities

PRESS RELEASE: SLU DEFENDS DACA- SLU shows support for DACA recipients facing uncertainty. 

PRESS RELEASE: PEARLS DC- SLU establishes mentorship program for young girls in 6th-8th grade in Washington, D.C.

PRESS RELEASE: NATIONAL LITERACY MONTH- SLU marks the start of National Literacy Month by announcing partnership with First Book (9/1/16)

CEO APPOINTMENT- Former SLU President, Alina Moran, named CEO of hospital (8/15/16)

SLU IN UNITY- SLU responds to national tragedies and racial tensions, affirming Black lives matter (7/11/16)

PUBLIC SERVICE GRANT- LADYS Charlottesville Wins Public Service Grant (6/1/16)

GERMAN MARSHALL 2016 FELLOWS - H. Zazy Lopez, Pi Chapter (Yale University) alumna, receives prestigious fellowship (5/18/2016)

HARVARD UNJUSTLY PUNISHES STUDENTS- NALFO responds to Harvard policy on single-sex organizations (5/9/2016)

BOOK RELEASE- Author Mia Sosa publishes new romance novel to positive reviews (04/26/2016)

WHY GREEK LIFE- Philadelphia students describe the attraction to join multicultural Greek lettered organizations (2/17/2016)

RALLY FOR READING-  SLU partners with Girls Inc. of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (12/1/2015)

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - H. Alicia Ponce Diaz leads hundreds to march on Yale President (11/13/2015)

CBS NEWS - Yale Hermana speaks out amidst racial tensions on university campuses (11/12/2015)

LATINA MAGAZINE FEATURE - Internationally celebrated Poet Elizabeth Acevedo talks feminism, culture and race (11/11/2015)

INDIANA DAILY STUDENT - Sorority Encourages Students to Fight for Equality (9/22/2015)

PRESS RELEASE: SLU CONVENTION 2015 -  Sigma Lambda Upsilon will host its 28th National Convention & Founders’ Day Celebration on December 4-6th, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (9/12/2015)