Written by Jack Meltzer
Willimantic, CT. - Eastern Connecticut State University is accepting nominations for its annual Latin American Distinguished Service Award program. Nominations are due by March 26 and should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Awards are given to three individuals: an Eastern Student, a faculty member and a member of the community-at-large. The awards recognize distinguished service in one or more of the three categories: activities that represent a commitment to Latino youth development, leadership in a program serving the needs of a Latino community, with efforts reflecting an attempt to unify groups and or to increase sensitivity; and planning and implementation of programs to promote educational opportunities and advancement for members of Latino groups.
The Latin American Distinguished Service Awards Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, April 21, at 6 p.m. in the Paul E. Johnson Sr. Community Room of the J. Eugene Smith Library. For more information, call Milton Jackson at (860) 465-4421.