Union Board and OLA Partner Up for Salsa Night

Salsa Chicago Mambo All-Stars Orchestra played music for the event, co-sponsored by Union Board and Organization for Latinx Awareness (OLA) (Photo by Patrick Smoker).

On Friday, Organization for Latinx Awareness (OLA) and  Union Board teamed up to put on a salsa night, featuring music from Salsa Chicago Mambo All-Stars Orchestra. During the event, Salsa Chicago also taught attendees how to salsa dance with a partner.

Catered by La Casa Mexican Restaurant, chicken enchiladas were one of the entrees served at the event (Photo by Patrick Smoker).
The Salsa Chicago Mambo All-Stars Orchestra brought up Venus Marrero, a senior from Chicago, to demonstrate the steps to the salsa (Photo by Patrick Smoker).
The Chicago Salsa Orchestra used maracas to produce parts of the music to dance the salsa (Photo by Patrick Smoker).
Chicago Salsa ended the night by singing one final song together and thanking everyone for coming out (Photo by Patrick Smoker).
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Patrick Smoker is a sophomore from Kalamazoo, Michigan. He is majoring in Geological Sciences. In addition to being a photographer for the Pleiad, He also plays tennis for the men’s tennis team.

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