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Leticia M. Diaz, School of Law dean, was named the 2013 Professional of the Year at the 16th Annual Don Quijote Awards, which celebrate the achievements and entrepreneurial spirit of individuals in the Central Florida business community. The Professional of the Year award recognizes Hispanic men and women who have achieved distinction in their profession, demonstrated leadership or community involvement, and made innovations or notable contributions to their field. Dean Diaz is the first Cuban-American woman to hold the position of dean at an ABA-accredited law school in the United States.