Members of LPAC enjoy events throughout Southern California organized by the members of LPAC's Board. LPAC desires to make membership of the chapter an enjoyable experience that culminates in life-time memories. Exciting upcoming events can be found on our main page. Below, you will find some of our most recent events. Photo albums of our events can be viewed on our Facebook photo page. Want to be more involved and suggest or help organize events? Email LPAC's President, Yanet Garcia, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
16th Annual Hilda L. Solis Scholarship Dinner & ReceptionLPAC and the Cesar E. Chavez Center for Higher Education organized the Hilda L. Solis Scholarship Dinner & Reception. The scholarship program awarded 17 outstanding young individuals for their accomplishments in the Latino community and in the classroom. Congratulations to all of the recipients and a huge Thank You to all of the sponsors and people who helped put on the event.
A Salsa Night OutAlumni members from the Latino Professional Alumni Chapter and the College of Business Administration Alumni Chapter gathered at CocoPalm in Pomona, CA for a night of salsa classes and salsa dancing to a live band. On this night, members celebrated the birthday of LPAC President, Yanet Garcia.
Horseback Riding to the Hollywood SignApproximately 25 alumni and family members got to ride horses along the Hollywood sign on a beautiful, sunny day in Southern California. After 1-hour of enjoying a view that included the Pacific Ocean, Downtown LA, the San Gabriel Valley, the Palos Verdes Peninsula and Catalina Island, alumni members enjoyed lunch at the Hollywood & Highland Center.
An Evening in Spain at Café HidalgoA joint mixer between LPAC and the Cal State Fullerton Alumni Association. Free food provided by the alumni, free "Cake Vodka" provided by Café Hidalgo, ice breakers, an impromptu serenade by a passing Church group and great conversation made for a nice night with alumni and friends.
Wine Tasting Event at Wine Detective in PasadenaLPAC hosted a food and wine tasting event in Pasadena. Members walked around to 48 wine stations inside Wine Detective and tried wines from California, Oregon, Washington and Europe.
Holiday Ice skating EventLPAC's Holiday Ice Skating event took place in Ontario, CA. Members came out for lunch to El Pescador Restaurant, then proceeded to the skating venue where they ice skated until exhaustion. Below, LPAC President, Yanet Garcia, having a wonderful time on the ice.
CSU Megamixer - Uniting six Cal State University campusesLPAC members attended the Día de los Muertos festival held at Cal Poly Pomona every year. The evening was filled with concerts and great food from clubs across campus.
LPAC Kayaking ExcursionLPAC organized a kayaking excursion in Huntington Harbor. For two hours, LPAC members kayaked the aquatic neighborhoods of Huntington Harbor in Seal Beach, CA. Afterwards, everyone caravaned to The Magic Lamp Mediterranean Grill in Long Beach for lunch.
Latino Professional Hispanic Heritage Month BBQIn conjunction with the SHPE Orange County Professional Chapter and the National Society of Hispanic MBAs, LPAC helped coordinate the Hispanic Heritage Month BBQ at Irvine Recreational Park. Below, members competing in the sandbag toss.
Inaugural Casa 425 Mixer in ClaremontSocial mixer bringing together members of LPAC and more friends from Cal Poly and Cal State Fullerton.
Cal Poly Pomona - Cal State Fullerton Summer PicnicJoint picnic between LPAC, Fullerton Finance Alumni Chapter and Hispanic-Latino CSUF Alumni Chapter at Covina Park. Below, LPAC President, Yanet Garcia, swinging at the piñata as Fullerton Latino Alumni Chapter President, Dorrisa Martinez, looks on.