San Salvador, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
Three Decades of Alberto Masferrer University
La junta central de directores de la Universidad Salvadoreña Alberto Masferrer USAM
En conmemoración del trigésimo aniversario de su fundación, y con la colaboración del honorable Concejo Municipal de San Salvador presidido por el Sr. Alcalde Dr. Norman Quijano, erige este monumento como testimonio permanente de gratitud y reconocimiento a uno de los mejores hijos de nuestro querido El Salvador:
Don Alberto Masferrer
"Por la educación hacia el progreso" [Nombres de oficiales de la USAM] San Salvador, 24 de Noviembre de 2009
Alberto Masferrer University seal and motto: Three decades forming winners
The Board of Directors of the Salvadoran University Alberto Masferrer USAM
In commemoration of the thirtieth anniversary of its founding, and in collaboration with the Honorable Municipality of San Salvador presided by the Mayor Dr. Norman Quijano, erects this monument as permanent testimony of thanks and recognition to one of the greatest sons of our dear El Salvador:
"Progress through education"
[Names of University officials]
San Salvador, November 24, 2009
Location. 13° 42.212′ N, 89° 14.931′ W. Marker is in San Salvador, San Salvador. Marker is on Paseo Escalón, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. This marker and statue are on the Masferrer traffic circle at the intersection of Avenidad Jerusalem and Paseo Escalon. Marker is in this post office area: San Salvador 01101, El Salvador.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bicentennial Park (approx. one kilometer away); Claudia Lars (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Agustín Barrios (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Salarrué (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Valero Lecha (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Pancho Lara (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Allegory to the Constitution of 1950 (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Captain General Bernardo O'Higgins (approx. 1.5 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in San Salvador.
Regarding Three Decades of Alberto Masferrer University. Alberto Masferrer (1868-1932) was a Salvadoran teacher, politician, journalist, philosopher, poet and writer. His life work focused on social issues and the rights of the less fortunate. With the assassination of President Araujo and the coming to power of General Hernandez Martinez, he was increasingly isolated
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Civil Rights • Education •
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