Ruben Soliz, Jr. received his masters of arts and human sciences on Dec. 14 at Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio. Attending his fall commencement were his mother, Lydia G. Soliz, and sisters, Melinda, Yvonne, Laura and Linda. Also attending was his brother-in-law, William Ruiz and nieces and nephews, Ashley, Courtney, Arianna, Jaelyn, Cameron, Ethan and Jayce. Friends attending were Leslee, Melanie, Stephen and Cris from San Antonio.
Ruben is the grandson of Sofia G. Garcia of Yorktown and the late Antonio C. Garcia and Elisa Soliz of Nordheim and the late Alex Soliz, Sr. Ruben is currently pursuing a second masters in psychology. Contributed photo