Angelita Linda track and field athlete, participated in three Central American and Caribbean Games CAC and won two gold medals, three silver medals, and one bronze medal. Spanish and English are the official languages of Puerto Rico. Postal Service unveiled a stamp commemorating the Mendez v. Many Puerto Rican women have made important contributions to the educational system in the United States. Pantoja was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedoman award bestowed by the President of the United States that is considered the highest civilian award in the United States.
Among the production companies that have been associated with Meyer are "Meca Productions", which produced theater and television productions and "Meyer de Jesus Productions", which produced soap operas.
'Apocalyptic' devastation in Puerto Rico, and little help in sight
Carmen Contreras-Bozak, a member of this unit, was the first Hispanic to serve in the U. The guidelines, which she drafted, require a woman's written consent to sterilization, offered in a language they can understand, and set a waiting period between the consent and the sterilization procedure. At the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Monica Puig made Olympic history  when she became the first person to win an Olympic gold medal for Puerto Rico by defeating Germany's Angelique Kerber in the women's singles tennis final. Retrieved May 27, Soto was posthumously awarded the Presidential Citizens Medal inan award bestowed by the President of the United States that is considered the second highest civilian award in the United States, second only to the Presidential Medal of Freedom mentioned before.