Marta Rosa Honored by La Alianza Hispana
May 12, 2011
La Alianza Hispana named Marta Rosa, Wheelock's special assistant to the president for Government and External Affairs, as one of its 2011 Women of Courage honorees. The 3rd annual Women of Courage Awards, Honoring the Women in Our Lives, will also feature the presentation of a Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. Hortensia Amaro, associate dean of the Bouve College of Health Science and director of the Institute on Urban Health Research at Northeastern University. Other honorees include: GASP's Maria Magdalena Campos-Pena, TD Banknorth's Rosalin Acosta, UMass Boston's Lucia Mayerson-David, Office of the Governor of Massachusetts Josianne Martinez, Dana Farber Cancer Institute's Magnolia Contreras, Chelsea Collaborative's Gladys Vega, El Mundo Newspaper's Flor Vasalio, New Profit Inc.'s Andrea Martinez, Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Christine Ortiz.
The awards will be presented Thursday, July 7, 2011, at Artists for Humanity, 100 West Second St., Boston, MA.