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Honored by family, friends, classmates, and Hostos faculty and administrators, 148 Dean’s List students were recognized during a special ceremony held in the Main Theater on November 18.
The ceremony included congratulatory comments from Hostos Interim President David Gómez, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs Carmen Coballes-Vega, and Chair of both the Business Department and College Senate Hector López.
President Gómez lauded the students for their extraordinary work, while reminding some of Hostos’ best and brightest that they did not get this far on their own.
Varnell Pritchett from the Hostos Honors Program and Student Government President Feliberto Feliz also participated in the ceremony.
Pritchett urged the students to keep striving toward bigger goals. Feliz spoke to the large crowd about the importance of faith, wisdom and dedication.
Students were also awarded with Dean’s List pins and certificates of merit.
Scholarship And Awards Committee
Professor Sandy Figueroa, Chair
Senior Vice President Esther Rodríguez-Chardavoyne
Vice President Nathaniel Cruz
Dean Johanna Gómez
Professor Nieves Aguilera
Professor Nieves Angulo
Professor Jacqueline DiSanto
Ms. Nydia Edgecombe
Professor Jerilyn Fisher
Professor Cynthia Jones
Professor Isabel Li
Ms. Pat Mabry
Professor Walter Rada
Mr. Jerry Rosa
Professor Jo Ann Rover
Professor Rees Shad
Professor Maya Sharma
Special Recognition And Thanks
Professor Lizette Colón
Mr. César Barreto
Mr. Morris Ores
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About Hostos Community College
Eugenio María de Hostos Community College is an educational agent for change that has been transforming and improving the quality of life in the South Bronx and neighboring communities since 1968. It serves as a gateway to intellectual growth and socioeconomic mobility, as well as a point of departure for lifelong learning, success in professional careers, and transfer to advanced higher education programs. The College’s unique "Student Success Coaching Unit" provides students with individualized guidance and exemplifies its emphasis on student support services.

Recently named one of the top 10 finalists for the 2015 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, Hostos offers 27 associate degree programs and two certificate programs that facilitate easy transfer to The City University of New York’s (CUNY) four-year colleges or baccalaureate studies at other institutions. The College has an award-winning Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development that offers professional development courses and certificate-bearing workforce training programs. Hostos is part of CUNY, the nation’s leading urban public university, which serves more than 500,000 students at 24 colleges.