Scripps College is the Focus of Telemundo’s Community Affairs Program
CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 27, 2014) — Scripps College continues to gain regional media attention from influential Spanish-language community affairs programs. Recently, the First-Generation @ Scripps program and the Scripps College Academy were both featured on KVEA-TV channel 52’s public affairs program called, “Enfoque Los Angeles.”
Assistant Dean of Students Sonia De La Torre-Iniguez, who also serves as program coordinator of First-Generation @ Scripps, and Scripps College Academy Director Roberto Escobar were guests on Telemundo’s Los Angeles station KVEA-TV channel 52 to discuss the College’s commitment to providing more access to students from various socio-economic levels. They appeared on “Enfoque Los Angeles,” the network’s Los Angeles-based public affairs show.
Stream the interview here.
About Scripps College
Scripps College was founded in 1926 by Ellen Browning Scripps, a pioneering philanthropist and influential figure in the worlds of education, publishing, and women’s rights. Today, Scripps is a nationally top-ranked liberal arts college and women’s college with approximately 950 students, and is a member of The Claremont Colleges in southern California. The mission of Scripps College is to educate women to develop their intellects and talents through active participation in a community of scholars, so that as graduates they may contribute to society through public and private lives of leadership, service, integrity, and creativity.
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