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The LIBRE Initiative honors Nevada State College "LIBRE Scholars" With Check Presentation Ceremony

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March 10, 2014

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The LIBRE Initiative honors Nevada State College "LIBRE Scholars" With Check Presentation Ceremony
8 students received scholarships for the 2013-2014 fiscal academic school year 

(Las Vegas, Nevada) - The LIBRE Initiative (LIBRE), a non-profit, non-partisan, national grassroots organization that works to equip the U.S. Hispanic Community with the tools to prosper, will host a special luncheon to honor the recipients of the LIBRE Initiative's Scholarship program at Nevada State College for the 2013-2014 fiscal academic school year. The eight "LIBRE Scholars" to be honored  were  each awarded one-thousand dollar scholarships last fall, and come from diverse areas of study in the fields of elementary education, history, biology, environmental science, pre-nursing and speech pathology. LIBRE will host a luncheon to congratulate the scholarship recipients and LIBRE Executive Director; Daniel Garza will present the Nevada State College Foundation with a symbolic check for the "LIBRE Scholars" program as well as address those attending.

LIBRE congratulates the 2013-2014 "LIBRE Initiative Scholars:"

1.  Veronica Ferguson, 4.0 GPA, Environmental Science

2.  Michele Stering, 4.0 GPA, Elementary Education

3.  Alexandria Alo,  3.957 GPA,Pre-Speech Pathology

4.  Suzanne Garlick, 3.934 GPA, Elementary Special Education

5.  Nayeli Bejarano, 3.816 GPA, Pre-Nursing

6.  Ashley Brun, 3.78 GPA, Nursing

7.  Cinnamin Stephens, 3.729 GPA, History

8.  Matthew Ward, 3.706 GPA, Biology

WHO: The LIBRE Initiative

WHAT:  LIBRE will host a luncheon to congratulate the scholarship recipients and LIBRE Executive Director; Daniel Garza will present the Nevada State College Foundation with a symbolic check for the "LIBRE Scholars" program and will also address those in  attendance. 

WHEN: Monday, March 10th
            12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

WHERE:   Nevada State College Marydean Martin Library
               1125 Nevada State Drive,
                Henderson, NV 89002

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