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The Mario G. Olmos Memorial Scholarship Banquet

Thanks to everyone who applied for 2014 Olmos Banquet Scholarships. Congratulations to this years scholarship recipients: Nancy Arevalo, Maria Guadalupe Cordova, Ernesto Rodriguez, Benjamin Sanchez, and Angelo Villarreal.

For information about the 2015 Mario G. Olmos Scholarship application please check back here around late November 2014.

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La Raza Lawyers Association would like to thank everyone who helped make the 2014 Mario G. Olmos Memorial Scholarship Banquet a great success. This year's banquet was held on Friday, March 21, 2014, at the University Square Hotel, 4961 N. Cedar Ave., Fresno, CA 93724.

Our Keynote Speaker was Luis Rodriguez, the 2014 President of the State Bar of California and the first Latino to serve in that capacity. Evy Ramos, CBS47 News Anchor was Mistress of Ceremonies. Dinner entertainment was provided by the Clovis High Marimba Band. Dinner was followed by a dance with music provided by D.J. Mark Lozada.

 

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The following law students were honored as 2014 LRLA Scholarship Recipients:

Nancy ArevaloMaria Guadalupe Cordova

Nancy Arevalo ............................................ Maria Guadalupe Cordova

 

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Ernesto Rodriguez

 

Benjamin SanchezAngelo Villarreal

Benjamin Sanchez........................................... Angelo Villarreal

Congratulations to the 2014 Scholarship Recipients.

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An extra special congratulations to Associate Justice Rosendo Peña on his historic achievement as the first Hispanic apppointed to serve on the California Court of Appeals, Fifth District!

Juan F. Ramirez
2013 Olmos Banquet Committee

 

Justice Peña at his confirmation hearing.aztec

Hon. Rosendo Peña

Associate Justice - California Court of Appeal, Fifth District

 

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