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DreamKeepers Summer Program - 2018

Designed for high school students

Indian Resource Development program at New Mexico State University, College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences is pleased to announce the DreamKeepers Summer Program. This one-week, summer-enrichment program is designed to encourage American Indian youth to complete high school and pursue a college education. High school students will be selected to attend one of two scheduled sessions for June 24-29, 2018 or July 15-20, 2018. The IRD program will offer transportation from Albuquerque, NM to NMSU in Las Cruces, NM on July 15, and from NMSU in Las Cruces to Albuquerque on July 20, 2018. Please contact us if you have questions.

Students will have the opportunity to experience on-campus residential living and to explore fields in engineering, agriculture, math, science, and business through hands-on classroom activities, lectures, and demonstrations conducted by college professors.

American Indian students completing the 9th, 10th, or 11th grade by June 2018 will be eligible to participate in the summer program at NMSU in Las Cruces, NM.

If students are interested, please tell them to send an email to ird@nmsu.edu for more information.

2018 DreamKeepers - Session I visiting the Media Productions Studio in Gerald Thomas on College of ACES Day
2018 DreamKeepers - Session I visiting the Media Productions Studio in Gerald Thomas on College of ACES Day
A student from the 2018 DreamKeepers - Session I holding a millipede at Skeen Hall’s Arthropod Museum
A student from the 2018 DreamKeepers - Session I holding a millipede at Skeen Hall’s Arthropod Museum
2018 DreamKeepers - Session I at the Mescalero Fish Hatchery
2018 DreamKeepers - Session I at the Mescalero Fish Hatchery
2017 Dreamkeepers conference
2017 DreamKeepers attending Community Builders Conference in Santa Fe, NM.
2017 Dreamkeepers conference participants in sheep pen
2017 DreamKeepers touring the College of ACES.
2017 DreamKeepers conference paricipants
2017 DreamKeepers playing "Ninja" group activity on NMSU campus.
2017 DreamKeepers participants
2017 DreamKeepers playing pool in Garcia Residence Hall after a full day of activities.