Hispanic Student Organization (HSO)

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This organization serves to establish a bond between Hispanic students, faculty and the general Maricopa community to promote the development of educational opportunities and to increase awareness of Hispanic culture. The group provides a central forum for the open dialogue of political, spiritual, cultural, economic, social and academic conditions in the Hispanic community.

Who Can Join?

Students from all walks of life are invited to join HSO to learn more about Hispanic culture. HSO exists to enhance cultural and political awareness; as well as to provide social events and support for students.


Members participate in a variety of activities, including:

  • Attending conferences
  • Singing and dancing
  • Volunteer work
  • Game tournaments
  • Experiencing local talent


Meetings are held Tuesdays, 3:30pm - 4:30pm in room MA 1187.


Giovanna Prado: President
Juan Tuxtla: Vice President
Gaby Perez: Secretary
Jaime Verdugo: Treasurer
Berenice Delgado: Historian / Public Relations


Director of Student Life

Phone: (602) 286-8141
Building: Main Building
Room: MA113

Department Chair

Phone: (602) 286-8127
Fax: (602) 286-8122
Building: Integrated Education Building

Director, Apprenticeship Programs

Phone: (602) 286-8676
Room: AF212