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Cirilo Toro Vargas

Cirilo Toro Vargas, Puerto Rican library director, educator. Certified counselor Department Health, Puerto Rico, 2005. Decorated National Defense Service medal United States Army; recipient Distinguished Leadership award, American Biographical Institute, 1987, Research Distinction, Puerto Rcio Library. Association, 2004, Educational grant, Delta Theta Tau Sorority, 1989, Merit certified, Phi Delta Kappa, 1991.

Background

  • Vargas, Cirilo Toro was born on December 7, 1947 in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Pontifical Catholic University Puerto Rico, Ponce, 1970. Master of Education, Pontifical Catholic University Puerto Rico, Ponce, 1981. Master of Library Science, University Puerto Rico, San Juan, 1975.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Union Institute and University, Cincinnati, 1992.

    Career

    • Alternate district manager El Mundo Newspaper, Ponce, 1970. Library Pontifical Catholic University Puerto Rico, since 1972, professor and mentor, McNair program, since 1989, professor Graduate School Education, since 1992, associate library director, since 2004. Bilingual guidance counselor New York City Board Education, Brooklyn, 1988—1989.

      Library consultant Long Island University Library., 1989. Spanish teacher Long Island University, 1989, Berlitz Schools, Ponce, 1971. Library organizer Peace Corps, 1971—1972.

      Youth counselor and supervisor Youth Working Experiences Program, 1971. Library developer and director Ponce College of Technology, 1981—1983. Library Ponce School Medicine, 1984—1987.

      Research professor Escuela Graduada del Sur, 1986—1988. Library consultant Academia Singer, 1990—1992. Coordinator Integrated Model for At-Risk Young People, Sistemas Educativos y Empresariales, Maunabo, 1992.

      Guidance counselor Administration Juvenile Institutes Commonwealth Puerto Rico, Ponce, 1995. Corporal United States Army, 1971-1971, Fort Jackson, South Carolina.

    Major achievements

    • Certified counselor Department Health, Puerto Rico, 2005.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Mejore su Autoestima en catorce días, Ensayos Variados, Manicomio, Senderos Poéticos, El Turno, Nuevos Surcos, Amaneceres.

    Membership

    Member Committee Construction Church, Ponce, 1974—1990. Vice president Albergue La Providencia, 2008. Member of American Library Association, ABESPRI, Puerto Rico Library.

    Association, ASEGRABCI, Reforma: Bilingual Libraries.

    Connections

    • Son of Cirilo del Carmen Toro Toro and María Lydia Vargas Vega. Married Lydia Mercedes Hurtado Mateo. Children: Francisco Javier Toro Hurtado, Carlos Javier Toro Hurtado, María del Mar Toro Hurtado, Tania Cristina Toro Hurtado.
    • father: Cirilo Vargas
    • spouse: Lydia Mercedes Hurtado Mateo
    • children: Francisco Javier Toro Hurtado Vargas
    • Carlos Javier Toro Hurtado Vargas
    • Maru00eda del Mar Toro Hurtado Vargas
    • Tania Cristina Toro Hurtado Vargas
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    Born December 7, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      Pontifical Catholic University Puerto Rico
    • 1981
      Pontifical Catholic University Puerto Rico
    • 1975
      University Puerto Rico
    • 1992
      Union Institute and University
    • 1970
      Alternate district manager, El Mundo Newspaper
      Ponce, Puerto Rico
    • 1971
      Spanish teacher, Long Island University
      Ponce, Puerto Rico
    • 1971 - 1972
      library organizer Peace Corps
    • 1971
      youth counsel, or and supervisor Youth Working Experiences Program
    • 1981 - 1983
      library developer, and director Ponce College Technology
    • 1984 - 1987
      library Ponce School Medicine
    • 1986 - 1988
      research professor, Escuela Graduada del Sur
    • 1988 - 1989
      bilingual guidance counsel, or New York City Board Education
      Brooklyn, New York, United States
    • 1989
      library Pontifical Catholic University Puerto Rico
    • 1989
      library consultant, Long Island University Library
    • 1989
      Spanish teacher, Long Island University
    • 1990 - 1992
      library consultant, Academia Singer
    • 1992
      coordinator, Integrated Model for At-Risk Young People
      Maunabo, Puerto Rico
    • 1995
      guidance counsel, or Administration Juvenile Institutes Commonwealth Puerto Rico
      Ponce, Puerto Rico
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