Colegas, Building Community


Colegas seeks to support the career progression and development of Hispanic and Latino/a faculty and staff at Iowa State, as well as the integration of their families into the Ames community.

Motto: COLEGAS: Building community/Formando comunidad


2014 Fall Reception for New Faculty and Staff

Our current focus is on building group cohesiveness. Our objectives for the coming year are: 1) build membership; 2) develop a schedule for meetings and events; 3) share information regarding Latina/o issues within our group as well as with the larger campus community.

Current Members

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Name Role Representation Start Term
Sloan, Diane Chair P&S 01 Sep 2015
Deleon, Jose Eliseo Member Faculty 01 Jul 2014
Hernandez, Himar Member P&S 01 Jul 2014
Maldonado, Marta Maria Member Faculty 01 Jul 2014
Martinez, Elizabeth Member P&S 01 Jul 2014
Rizo, Elisa Member Faculty 01 Jan 2013
Zayira, Jordan Member P&S 01 Jul 2014



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