Latinos Unidos del Norte Scholars Recognition

IMG_1784Latinos Unidos del Norte and the Fairbanks Latino Education Network held the “Scholars Recognition” celebration in Council Chambers at City Hall today. Scholarship recipient Tayde Mendez-Pena was recognized and is enrolled in the Nursing program at the Community & Technical College, UAF. Also recognized was Sindy Stephanie Mendez-Espino, Continuing Education Scholarship Elementary Education, College of Education at UAF.   Mayor Eberhart was recognized for his commitment to diversity in the community.
Photo, left to right: Speaker, Ivette Fernandez, Director-Community Affairs, Corporate Diversity at News Corporation, NY, Chris Anderson-City Council Member, Mayor Eberhart-City of Fairbanks, and Gloria Ferndandez, local business owner and mother of Ivette Ferndandez. Also present but not pictured is Ivette’s father, Antonio Fernandez.