UCI professor to receive honor from Obama
- September 5, 2015
- Vicki Ruiz, Chicano/Latino studies and History Distinguished Professor, is featured in the Daily Pilot Sept. 5, 2015
From the Daily Pilot:
Vicki Ruiz, a professor of history and Chicano/Latino studies at UC Irvine, is set to receive a 2014 National Humanities Medal from President Barack Obama at the White House on Thursday. Ruiz is among 10 honorees from universities nationwide. She is the first at UCI to receive a National Humanities Medal.
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