Association of Latino American Students (ALAS)

Mission Statement

Our mission is to maintain a support network for the Hispanic/Latino community at Benedictine University as well as to make constant efforts to increase the environment of tolerance and diversity at Benedictine University through cultural, educational, and social activities.


  • President: David Banda
  • Vice President: Linda Vargas
  • Secretary: Marisol Ballines
  • Treasurer: Madeline Vega
  • Advisor: Tiara Perez Morales


Time: 12:20-1:20 p.m.
Frequency: Thursday, Bi-Weekly (2nd and 4th Weekday of Month)
Location: Kindlon Hall, Room 163

Student Activities and Leadership Development

Joan Henehan
Director of Student Engagement and Leadership Development
(630) 829-6617

Daniel Turano
Assistant Director of Leadership Development
(630) 829-6620

Katie Buell
Student Activities and Commuter Services Coordinator
(630) 829-6128