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Alumnus Talks a Lifetime of Being the ‘First Latino to…’

Angélica Acevedo, Editor-In-Cheir Emeritus

May 1, 2019


Filed under Features

“This is nostalgic for me,” an enthusiastic Nelson A. Díaz said as he looked around the crowded yet elegant ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown during the 21st Annual President’s Dinner in November 2018. The 1969 St. John’s University graduate who is currently a director at PECO ...

Hispanic Heritage Month starts with flavor

Hispanic Heritage Month starts with flavor

Kimberly Avalos, Staff Writer

September 18, 2013


Filed under News

The campus-wide Latino Heritage month held its official beginning on Monday in hopes of unifying the St. John’s community. An overflowing number of students from diverse backgrounds gathered on the fourth floor of the D’Angelo Center to take advantage of an event that Natalie Munoz, assistant...

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