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

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Mecha in Action!

This month of May, we are hosting our very own version of Latino Heritage month! We will be hosting an event each week in commemoration to our culture and mission! Make sure to stay tuned to all our updates! Facebook events link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1384908765126365/?ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular

Monday, February 17, 2014

M.E.Ch.A. de UChicago

Most recent news:

M.E.Ch.A. de UChicago just hosted their annual event EduCon! Highschool students from the Chicago area visited the University of Chicago on Satuday, February 15, 2014. They participated in workshops that dealt with financial aid, the admissions process and campus life. They enjoyed their time touring campus and had a great introductory experience of college life!