Effiel Society: Pay It Forward

For one night only on September 3rd, 2014, Effiel Society will sponsor UVSA Gulf Coast in a fundraising event where they donate 20% of the bar sales to the organization. With the help of Effiel Society, UVSA Gulf Coast will have more funds to support more of the VSA’s in the Gulf Coast Region. We will have special performances by various members from many of the schools.Read More

AASIA Camp Delta 2014

AASIA, Asian American Inter-Collegiate Association, held their 7th annual leadership camp, Camp Delta, this past month. AASIA is the umbrella organization of the six VSA’s in Louisiana. AASIA extended their invitation to the other VSA’s in the region so that more people from the Gulf Coast region were able to experience camp. This year, Camp Delta’s director was Karsen Krauss and Harry Potter was the theme. With 63 attendees who are leaders from all over the region, and over 100 people in attendance as either staff or a veteran, Camp Delta has changed many peoples lives.Read More

Gulf Coast at UNAVSA-11

The Gulf Coast Region went to Dallas for the UNAVSA-11 conference with over 45 attendees hailing from Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama. Taking place in Dallas, Texas, at the Hilton Anatole, this marks the first time that UNAVSA has been in Texas. With the work of the UVSA South Organization and the UNAVSA Committee, the conference was a runaway success. The attendees from the Gulf Coast Region learned from various workshops, watched a cultural show, voted on the next Collective Philanthropy Project, and selected the new UNAVSA Executive Board of the 2014-2016 term.Read More