Hispanic Youth Research & Leadership Program
MISSIONOur goal is to focus first-generation and low-income youth on the opportunities in pursuing a degree and the careers available in the STEM fields.
Career and College Readiness/Preparation
STEM Field Research and Preparation
Developing Ethics and Leadership Skills
STEM Career Exposure
Presentation and Communication Skills
Leadership and Teamwork by Example
Team Building and Leadership Exercises
PROGRAM OVERVIEWParticipants will live on campus for 9 days/8 nights and experience the academic and social life the university offers. The summer session consists of college preparation workshops and presenters, leadership skills activities, team-building activities, research course and research project. Students will also visit the School of Engineering, School of Medicine and other UNM Programs to learn more about the opportunities within the STEM field and the requirements for entering those programs and careers. On the final day of the camp students will present a research to students within the program and UNM staff/faculty.
PROGRAM DATES - July 15-23, 2018
Current Freshman, Sophomores & Juniors
Low-income or First-generation or Underrepresented population
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