2017 Sherman-Barsanti award winner to make a difference in lives of children in war-torn Colombia

Submitted by wdc on Wed, 2017-04-19 09:21

<p>University of North Texas College of Music performance and jazz studies doctoral student Daniel Pinilla has won the $10,000 top prize in UNT’s 2017 Sherman-Barsanti Inspiration Awards. Pinilla was awarded the honor April 5 for his project involving the development of a series of workshops for children in rural Colombia who have been traumatized by armed conflict.</p>