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

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

For Immediate Release
March 10, 2014

Media Contact: Ronald Najarro, 702-539-2541

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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