Montgomery County Councilmember Nancy Navarro to Receive Presidential Medal from Ana G. Mendez University System


University System’s Highest Honor to be Presented at Its First Commencement Ceremony on Wednesday, June 18

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 12, 2014—Montgomery County Councilmember Nancy Navarro will be presented with the highest recognition granted by the Ana G. Méndez University System when its Capital Area campus awards its “Presidential Medal” to her at its first commencement ceremony on Wednesday, June 18. The ceremonies begin at 10 a.m. at the ​Hilton Washington, D.C./Rockville Hotel and Executive Meeting Center at 1750 Rockville Pike in Rockville.

The ceremony will mark a historical milestone for the institution as it will confer undergraduate and graduate degrees to its first graduating class two and a half years after initiating operations in the Washington Metropolitan area.

A total of 17 graduates, representing more than 10 Latin American countries, will receive their diplomas—symbols of their academic achievement and determination in overcoming adversity.

WHEN:​ Wednesday, June 18.

TIME:​ 10 a.m.​

WHERE: ​Hilton Washington, D.C./Rockville Hotel and Executive Meeting Center. 1750 Rockville Pike Rockville, MD 20825

MORE INFORMATION:  Johanna I. Lugo: 202-316-9976 or

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