We are pleased to inform you that the Director of Graduate Studies of the Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero (UNTREF) and the Núcleo Interdisciplinario de Formación y Estudios para el Desarrollo de la Educación (NIFEDE), Prof. Norberto Fernández Lamarra, has been honored by the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) with thePaulo Freire Award to Lifetime Achievement in Educational Research in Latin America, recognizing his broad experience on research, his contribution to the knowledge of the higher education field, his commitment to university education, and his work on the development of education in Latin America.
This important distinction will be presented within the frame of the 2016 LASA Congress in New York City on May 29th at 7:45 p.m.
We invite all colleagues who attend the LASA Congress 2016 to participate in the Award Ceremony and in the presentation that Prof. Fernández Lamarra will give at that time.
You may access the LASA communication –both in Castilian and English- informing about the Prize and a presentation of Fernandez Lamarra´s academic career along his fifty years of educational research in Argentina and Latin America.
Rector, Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero