The annual Wells Fargo First Generation Scholarship Luncheon

Students in front of fireplaceThe annual Wells Fargo First Generation Scholarship Luncheon was held Oct. 20 in the Joe Crowley Student Union to honor 21 scholarship recipients. These students represent the first generation of their families to attend college and are pursuing a variety of majors. Each recipient fulfills a volunteer requirement and receives an annual award of $3,500 during each of their four years of college with satisfactory progress. Since 1988, Wells Fargo Bank has provided more than $1 million in support of Nevada students. Back row: Juan Martinez, Heather Killiam, Astrid Perez, Rubi Lopez, Adriana Albarran, Miguel Aguilera and Fabiola Reyes. Third row: Jodi Wright of Wells Fargo, Sonia Jacinto-Acosta, Levi Bist of Wells Fargo, Jerson Valdez, Kimberly Rubio, Evelyn Hullin of Wells Fargo, Viviana Vargas, Kelly Goodman of Wells Fargo, Marjie Hapson of Wells Fargo and Vicky Howard-Hollis of Wells Fargo. Second row: Jennifer Scriver, Maureen Maffett of Wells Fargo, Patricia Villanueva, Sean French of Wells Fargo, Giselle Ojeda Ramirez, Karina Lopez, Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations John Carothers, Elvira Rios, Jessica Westin and Lynn Heislein of Wells Fargo. First row (seated): Mary Quiroga-Velasquez, Lizeth Acosta, Christy Clark of Wells Fargo and Amy Poggensee of Wells Fargo. (Photo by Theresa Danna-Douglas)

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