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Native American Center

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Who We Are: 

The Native American Center provides support services to all NMHU Native American students. Our center offers assistance with everything from academic opportunities and financial aid opportunities to social interaction with clubs and organizations. We also provide an annual financial aid workshop and coordinate with more than 23 tribes throughout the Southwest region.

What We Do: 

Students:

We offer student support services, provide outreach and act as an advocate when necessary. We help with seeking and applying for financial assistance.

Faculty and Staff: 

We offer support and guidance for our faculty and staff to increase cultural awareness. We collaborate with faculty, staff and departments on student events, workshops, training, and campus events.

Office Hours:

Felix Martinez Rm #160

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Monday through Friday

Contact Information:

Julia Geffroy-Lementino, NAC Coordinator

505-426-2049- office

575-613-3822- cell

NAC@nmhu.edu

FAQs:

Q: How can I get a tuition waiver?

A: Check out our MOU brochure, pick one up at the center. 

Q: Whom do I contact to get the waiver?

A: Contact your tribal education director.

Q: Does the tuition waiver cover summer courses?

A: The waiver only covers  fall and spring courses

Q: Is the Native American club only for native students?

A: No, the Native American Club welcomes all NMHU students, please come and join us!


 Native American Center Events

Fall 2018- Native American Center Planned Events
Date: August 29, 2018
Event: Native American Welcome Back Dinner
Location: SUB #322
Time: 6 p.m.

Date: September 10, 2018
Event:Time Management Workshop
Location: Melody Hall
Time: 12-1p.m.Date: October 3, 2018
Event: Study Skills Workshop
Location: Melody Hall
Time: 12 pm- 1pm

Date: October 8, 2018
Event:  Indigenous Day
Location: SUB
Time: 11:30 a.m.-2pm

Date: October 28, 2018
Event: Meal Away from Home
Location: Melody Hall
Time: 4 p.m.

Date: November 7, 2018
Event: Personal Budgeting Workshop
Location: Melody Hall
Time: 12-1p.m.

Date: November 16, 2018
Event: Panel Discussion: Incorporating Traditional Values for Life Success
Location: SUB #322
Time: 6 p.m.

Date: December 2, 2018
Event: Meal Away from Home
Location: Melody Hall
Time: 4 p.m.

Spring 2019- Native American Center Planned Events

Date: January 23, 2019
Event: Native American New Year Celebration
Location: SUB #322
Time: 6 p.m.

Date: February 6, 2019
Event: Making the Right Decisions Workshop
Location: SUB #322
Time: 6 p.m.

Date: March 1, 2019
Event: Maintaining your grades Workshop
Location: Melody Hall
Time: 12-1p.m.

Date: March 3, 2019
Event: Meal Away from Home
Location: Melody Hall
Time: 4 p.m.

Date: April 8, 2019
Event: Resume Writing Workshop
Location: Melody Hall
Time: 12-1p.m.

Date: April 16, 2019
Event: Panel Discussion: Native American Issues and community wellbeing
Location: SUB #322
Time: 6 p.m.

Date: May 3, 2019
Event: End of Year BBQ
Location: Melody Hall
Time: 6 p.m.