Adela de la Torre Honor Society

Memberships

3 Pillars

Scholarship

  • ATHS members are required to sign a release of academic information waiver that authorizes ATHS Advisors to review member’s academic progress each semester
  • Grad Prep Institute attendance is mandatory. Please click on the following link to obtain more information about this great opportunity: http://www.niu.edu/engagedlearning/grad_school_prep/index.shtml

Leadership

  • Professional development opportunities
  • Networking events, job fairs, leadership academy, etc
  • Emphasize that members represent ATHS at all times

Service

  • Two service learning projects required of all members during the academic year
  • Connections with other NIU organizations on the campus community
  • Emphasize the need of unity in diversity, potential presentations
  • Develop identity of a strong Latino coalition at NIU’s campus

Membership Responsibilities

  • Embody the vision of ATHS
  • Uphold missions and values of ATHS
  • Maintain academic expectations
  • Willingness and passion to get involved in the DeKalb community and surrounding areas
  • Time commitment to attend ATHS meetings and events
  • Ethical conviction to strengthen the Latino identify and presence at NIU

Benefits

  • Recognition for scholarly achievements
  • Academic support
  • Mentorship
  • Networking
  • Professional development series
  • Make long lasting relationships with other Latino students at NIU!