UNM's El Centro de la Raza gets new director

Created: 12/19/2013 9:09 AM
By: The Associated Press

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The University of New Mexico's center that provides services and programming for Latino students has a new director.

Vice President for Student Affairs Eliseo Torres announced Wednesday that Rosa Isela Cervantes has been named the new head of El Centro de la Raza.

Cervantes was the university's director college enrichment and outreach programs.

She replaces Veronica Mendez-Cruz who announced her retirement earlier this year.

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