UChicago MEChA

Who is M.E.Ch.A?

El Movimiento Estudiantil Chican@ de Aztlan (M.E.Ch.A) is part of a larger movement and our specific M.E.Ch.A. chapter is both an activist and cultural recognized student organization, that uses community service, political involvement and education as a means for change. M.E.Ch.A. is not only open to Chicana/o or Latina/o students but also to anyone who identifies with and commits themselves to promoting culture, history and higher education as devices of change among the oppressed.


Our weekly meetings are held every Tuesday at 7:00PM in OMSA: 5710 S. Woodlawn

Donations are always welcome! Mail checks to 5706 S. University Ave. Chicago, IL 60637
Payable to: The University of Chicago- M.E.Ch.A

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Latino Heritage Week 2012

Join M.E.Ch.A. for our annual Latino Heritage Week! 

"The Americas Today: Socio-Political Mobilization"

April 9th-13th, 2012

Monday, April 9th: Community Mobilization


Tuesday, April 10th: Politics & Latino Mobilization


Wednesday, April 11th: The Mobilization of Education


Thursday, April 12th: Arte Popular

Friday, April 13th: Immigrant Rights Concert

All events will be held on the University of Chicago campus.
 FREE and open to the public! 
Free parking after 4pm on weekdays in the parking garage on 55th/Ellis Ave.

Please forward any questions to Juan Guevera joguevara1@gmail.com