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South Asian Law Students Association
Mission Statement

The South Asian Law Students Association (SALSA) focuses on the needs and goals of students of the South Asian community at UConn Law. SALSA is committed to fostering and encouraging professional excellence among South Asian attorneys and focusing on their relationships with the legal system. SALSA works to instill greater awareness of the role of students as future advocates and leaders in the South Asian community. Members hold cultural events including a tea tasting event and a Diwali/Eid event, promote networking and career opportunities among South Asian attorneys in the community, and participate in events with other various minority and ethnic groups both on and off-campus to promote cultural awareness and ethnic fraternity with the legal profession. Membership is open to all students and all are encouraged to attend meetings and events.

Officers 2020-2021

President: Ridhika Kartan
Vice President: Priyal Bhargava
Secretary: Saman Azimi
Treasurer: Abhishek Mukund

Officers 2019-2020

President: Dev Awasthi
Vice President: Guneet Josen
Secretary: Amy Saji
Treasurer: Rahul Darwar

Officers 2018-2019

President: Jasjeet Sahani
Vice President: Snigdha Mamillapalli
Treasurer: Rishita Jani
Secretary: Pooja Salve
Events Coordinator: Whitney Lorello

Faculty Advisor: Sachin Pandya


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