Military Institute accepting applications
New Mexico’s Military Institute is accepting applications for the fall semester through the end of July, according to a press release.
The fall semester begins Aug. 19 for high school cadets and Aug. 20 for junior college cadets.
Applications and information: www.nmmi.edu
Outreach program recieves funding
The University of New Mexico’s College Enrichment and Outreach program was awarded a $51,611 grant from the Department of Energy, according to a press release.
The grant will be used to implement a summer camp for Hispanic youth to help prepare them for higher education.
UNM will use the grant to work with the League of Latin American Citizens’ leadership program to create a high school summer camp opened to 50 sophomore and junior Hispanic students and will focus on leadership exercises and college readiness training.
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