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Citrus College Names 2012 Man and Woman of the Year 

Monday, June 25, 2012
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:    JUNE 25, 2012
FURTHER INFORMATION:       STACY ARMSTRONG (626) 857-4082

                                               PAULA GREEN (626) 914-8873

 

 

Citrus College Names 2012 Man and Woman of the Year
Photos by Ricky Lin

Academic Achievement:  Alhambra resident Thania Lucero and Azusa resident Saul Ugarte were awarded top honors at the recent Citrus College Academic Achievement Awards. Lucero, a political science major, was named the 2012 Citrus College Woman of the Year. Ugarte, a U.S. Navy veteran employed by the college’s Veterans Center, received the 2012 Man of the Year designation. A committee of college administrators, supervisors, students and student services representatives selected these high achievers because of their impressive grade point averages, academic achievements and their extra-curricular contributions to the community.

 

From Left to Right:  Thania Lucero; Dr. John Baker, interim vice president of student services; and Saul Ugarte.

Saul Ugarte and Dr. John Baker

  From Left to Right:  Saul Ugarte and Dr. John Baker

 

Thania Lucero and Dr. John Baker

From Left to Right: Thania Lucero and Dr. John Baker

  

Outstanding Leadership:  Thania Lucero, named 2012 Woman of the Year at Citrus College, has been very active in various college organizations, including serving as secretary and president of the Latinos Unidos Student Association. Lucero also served as a student senator on the Associated Students of Citrus College Executive Board, where she participated in various committees representing the student body. Lucero is a student ambassador, a member of H.O.P.E.(the support group for AB 540 students), and the Latina Leadership Network. Lucero is planning to attend UCLA in the fall.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:    JUNE 25, 2012
FURTHER INFORMATION:       STACY ARMSTRONG (626) 857-4082,
PAULA GREEN (626) 914-8873

 
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