July 14, 2020         
Classic Native American Ad Finds Relevance Today In Washington Redskins Decision To Change Name And Logo   •   RTW Retailwinds, Inc. Voluntarily Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy   •   MidFirst Bank donates $1 million to local Boys & Girls Clubs to help create opportunities for youth facing adversities from   •   Female Founded Tequila Company, 21 SEEDS, Gains Traction as Celebrity Cocktail of Choice and Opens the Door for Women to Embrace   •   Genentech Provides Update on Phase III Study of Tecentriq in Women With Advanced-stage Ovarian Cancer   •   Massachusetts Governor announces financial support for Special Needs Schools   •   Amesite Agrees to Provide its K-12 Remote Learning Platform through the Champlain Valley Educational Services Board of Cooperati   •   MillionaireMatch Releases Findings Showing Top Qualities and Traits Among Matches   •   TEGNA’s Justice Network to Relaunch as True Crime Network, Creating the First 24/7 True Crime Broadcast Network   •   Generational Equity Advises Sage Communications in Sale to Mod Op   •   Become a Pet Trainer in the Newest Mabinogi “P.E.T.” Update Arriving on July 16   •   Hair Cuttery Under New Ownership Safely Reopens 500 Salons   •   Journalist Sabina Covo joins MegaTV   •   AJC Commends Governor Mike Parson for Signing Anti-BDS Bill into Law   •   Corporate Social Responsibility Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets   •   Act Now to Secure 2020-2021 Private Tuition: Tutors International Receives High Volume of Requests as Parents Voice Concern Over   •   Horizon Bank and FHLB Dallas Provide $36K Grant to Assist Workers Impacted by the Pandemic   •   World Population Day 2020: DKT International Addresses Global Supply Chain Disruption, Shipping and Distribution Delays, Limited   •   Goya Initiates Critical Distribution of Two Million Pounds of Food Across the United States and Puerto Rico   •   /C O R R E C T I O N -- Boys & Girls Clubs of America/
Bookmark and Share

Noted Hispanic Judge To Receive Stetson Law's Tower Award

 

 

GULFPORT, Fla., -- Judge E. J. Salcines has been selected to receive Stetson University College of Law's Tower Award on May 1 at TPepin's Hospitality Centre in Tampa.

Judge Salcines will be presented the award during Stetson's Second Annual Scholarship Gala, which raises funds for law student scholarships. This year's gala co-chairs are Stetson Law alumni Meredith Phipps Nutter '04 and Rick Nutter '03.

Tampa native, Judge Salcines was appointed to Florida's Second District Court of Appeal in 1998, where he served for a decade. Judge Salcines' legal career spans work as an attorney, federal and state prosecutor, assistant U.S. attorney and judge. He received a J.D. degree from South Texas College of Law, as well as Honorary Doctors of Law Degrees fromStetson University College of Law and Florida Southern College. Judge Salcines has received numerous honors from civic groups and bar organizations for spearheading outstanding legal community service programs. He was awarded theUniversity of South Florida's President's Distinguished Citizen Award in 1993 and Distinguished Service Award in 1996. The City of Tampa recognized him as Hispanic Man of the Year in 1993. Born to immigrants of Spain, Judge Salcines became the first Spanish-speaking assistant U.S. attorney in 1964.

Judge Salcines was knighted by King Juan Carlos of Spain, who inducted him into the Royal Order of Queen Isabella in 1979. Judge Salcines is a widely recognized authority on the history of Spanish heritage in TampaCuba's revolutionary figure Jose Marti and the Spanish-American War.

Last year's gala honored football legend Lee Roy Selmon with Stetson's inaugural Tower Award for his years of service to the Tampa Bay community.  

Sponsorships and individual tickets are available by calling 727-562-7818 or by visiting www.law.stetson.edu/gala.

Stetson University College of Law is Florida's first law school. It has educated lawyers for more than a century.  The law school is located in the Gulfport/St. Petersburg area with a law center in downtown Tampa.

 

SOURCE Stetson University College of Law

Back to top

RELATED LINKS
http://www.law.stetson.edu



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News