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Chicanx, Latinx, Faculty, Staff, & Allies Association

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The Chicanx/Latinx Faculty, Staff, & Allies Association (CLFSAA) seeks to be an active and effective advocate in furthering the principles of access and social impact and to be a leader in addressing issues that are important to the Chicanx/Latinx community.


CLFSAA supports and advocates for Chicanx/Latinx at WSU by educating university administrators, faculty, staff, and students on the policies, issues and challenges that affect the community.  

Purpose of the Association

  1. To solidify and strengthen Washington State University’s ties to and participation with our surrounding Chicanx and Latinx communities;
  2. To consult with the university regarding policies and practices that impact Chicanx and Latinx in the WSU community;
  3. To develop effective channels of communication to bring about better understanding of the goals and objectives of the University's diversity initiatives and other articulated concerns as they relate to Chicanx and Latinx in the University community;
  4. To identify areas of need in program development and in the recruitment of Chicanx and Latinx faculty, administrators, staff and students;
  5. To provide a broad network of Chicanx and Latinx role models, support, and advocacy to help ensure the overall success of Chicanx and Latinx students;
  6. To foster diversity and the integrity and vitality of the public commitments to our university mission statement.