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Wednesday, December 5, 2018


Posted: Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Evelyn (Santiago) Rosario, Senior Academic Adviser, Educational Opportunity Program

Evelyn (Santiago) Rosario, senior academic adviser in the Educational Opportunity Program, was proclaimed an "exemplary daughter" of her hometown of Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, by Mayor Rafael Surillo Ruiz, on November 23. She also received a recognition award from La Casa Autónoma del Arte Mario Enrique Velázquez (Autonomous House of the Arts Mario Enrique Velazquez), a nonprofit organization devoted to the development of all art expressions in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, on November 23, for "her unpublished patriotism; representing with pride her hometown, Yabucoa; 38 years of unlimited service in the Puerto Rican diaspora in Buffalo, New York; her humbleness, work responsibility, and desire to excel; and her academic and community leadership for many Puerto Rican youngsters."