Lambdas in the News

Remembering, Founding Father Edwin Rivera

August, 2020

With the heaviest of hearts, we inform our Hermandad that one of our Founding Fathers, Edwin Rivera, has passed away.

Hermano Edwin Rivera unexpectedly passed on August 1, 2020. He was a leader through example and a consistently driven and upbeat ... Read more »

Lambda Upsilon Lambda’s Action Plan for Addressing Allegations

July 6, 2020

In the past 30 days, our fraternity has stopped to reflect on our role of promoting and condoning an environment of toxic masculinity. As an organization that prides itself on professional development and academic achievement, we have fallen short with ... Read more »

La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity Inc. Statement on Recent Allegations

June 4, 2020

La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. seeks to help prevent sexual misconduct, assault and rape on our campuses and within our communities. We have become aware of recent allegations made against members of our organization. We are committed ... Read more »

La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. Stands in Solidarity with All Black Lives

May 28, 2020

New York, NY —  As Black and Latino men, our existence is threatened daily. As Black and Latino men, we are seen as targets and dispensable. As Black ... Read more »

Congratulations to the Class of 2020

May 18, 2020

Congratulations to the Class of 2020

Greetings, Class of 2020:
Across the country, graduating students (high school and college) are ... Read more »

La Unidad Latina: COVID-19 Response

May 12, 2020
Coronavirus

Dear Families, Friends and Supporters:

In this increasingly unique and dynamic time that is COVID-19, all of us continue to ... Read more »

Announcing La Unidad Latina’s Spring 2020 Neos

La Unidad Para Siempre, Hermanos!

The Hermanos of La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. are pleased to welcome and congratulate the Neophytes of Spring 2020 to La Hermandad.

During this unprecedented time you experienced a New Member Education (NME) process ... Read more »

President’s Welcome Message

Welcome to La Unidad Latina!

On April 20, 1991, I had the honor of becoming a Founding Hermano of the Iota Chapter of La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. at Rutgers: The State University of New Jersey at New ... Read more »

La Unidad Latina’s 38th Anniversary

February 19th, 2020

La Unidad Para Siempre, Hermanos!

As we celebrate 38 years of Para Siempre, let us take a moment to acknowledge not just our history but our legacy!

Almost 40 years ago a group of men sought to fill a need and gap they ... Read more »

Hermano Eric Contreras Named Principal of Stuyvesant HS

New York, NY — July 2016

The new principal of the elite Stuyvesant High School will be Eric Contreras, a former teacher and head of the city Department of Education’s effort to revise its social studies curriculum.

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Hermano Dr. Cesar Cabrera Receives NFL Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award

Buffalo, NY — September 2015

Cesar CabreraThe Buffalo Bills have selected Dr. César Cabrera as the recipient of the NFL Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award.

The NFL and ... Read more »

Hermano Victor Capellan Named Central Falls Schools Superintendent

Central Falls, Rhode Island — April 2015

CENTRAL FALLS, R.I. — The Central Falls Board of Trustees has named Victor Capellan as the new superintendent, pending final approval by state Education Commissioner Deborah A. Gist.
Capellan will replace Supt. Frances Gallo, who is retiring in June.