Br. Carlos Gomez Awarded with Honoris Causa
Feb 23, 2022
The Institution’s President Br. Carlos Gómez, FSC, Ph.D. was conferred the highest award with Honoris Causa from the Universidad La Salle Mexico. “The Doctorate Honoris Causa” degree will be conferred to the people that have contributed significantly to the development and of the moral, cultural or civic, humanities, science or art values for the benefit of humanity.
Bro. Carlos was given his distinction for his lifetime work in education. Under his leadership in De La Universidad La Salle Bogota, he has transformed educational processes and built an educational research program. As Secretary of the Latin American Region, he also promoted the Latin American project Perla and inspired many Lasallian works in the continent. He was the Brother Visitor of La Salle Bogota District and is currently the President of ECUSTA HLI. He approaches in a way that schools can build peace and development especially in places where there are conflict and violence. He founded the Utopia Project which unites academic quality, sustainable agriculture, social impact, and knowledge making peace through education and allows young people an opportunity to dream.