Esteban del Río, PhD, Honored with Faculty Award from Student Support Services
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Inside USD -- The SSS Faculty Award was given to Esteban del Río, PhD, assistant professor in Communication Studies and affiliated faculty member for Ethnic Studies, and a consistent presence for SSS’ increasingly popular Summer Bridge program each August. Del Río, one of four USD graduates in his family, a longtime Linda Vista resident and even a one-time summer USD food server as a 17-year-old high school student, spoke passionately about USD, the SSS program, its students and more.
“One of the things I’m most proud of is to be part of SSS,” he said. “There’s a great spirit among the staff and the students and it’s great to see the transformation. I see students here tonight that I’ve known since they were freshmen and now they’re graduating.” (Full Story)