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News Posted on August 17, 2017

Anna Orozco Cortez ’20 Awarded Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of The Bar Association of San Francisco announced that Anna Orozco Cortez ’20 is among the recipients of its 2017 Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarships. 

Scholarships were awarded based on financial need, scholastics, involvement in public service and barriers faced in life. Each recipient will receive a $10,000 scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year, which may be renewable for an additional one to two years. 

Cortez graduated from CSU, Stanislaus with a degree in Political Science.  She plans to use her law degree to advocate for socioeconomically disadvantaged people, especially farmworkers, youth, and women.