Latino College Day

Who: 9th through 12th graders from Colorado and all the Four Corners

What: Latino College Day is a fun and easy way to celebrate your Hispanic heritage while learning more about what Fort Lewis College has to offer academically and socially. We also offer a free workshop to help you fill out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)! There will be live performances by Ballet Folklorico de Durango and Adrian Molina.

When: February 13, 2014 *Campus tours are available at any time specifically for Latino students. Registration starts at 11:00 AM with events beginning at 9:00 AM, with lunch followed by informational workshop at El Centro.

Where: Fort Lewis College, Durango, Colorado

Why: To benefit Hispanic students in the four corners region and offer a hands on college experience to potential students

How do I register?: Please go to:

 

https://fortlewis.askadmissions.net/Portal/EI/ViewDetails?gid=62357723ebd5d47822471880acbc55a72ce644

Check out photos from past Latino College Days

here!

Sample Agenda for Latino College Day in Conjunction with Fridays at the Fort, February 13, 2015

FRIDAYS AT THE FORT & LATINO COLLEGE DAY EVENTS

11:00-12:00

 

12:00-1:00

Early registration for Latino College Day

 

Lunch & Table Browsing

Student Union Ballroom

Student Union Ballroom

12:30-12:50

College Visit 101
Is this your first visit to a college or university? Student and staff from a variety of different backgrounds will share tips and personal stories about how to make the most of your time at FLC today.

Vallecito Room

1:00 - 1:20

Ballet Folklorico de Durango Performance

& Welcoming Remarks
Andy Burns, Director of Admission
Dr. Dene Kay Thomas, President

Student Union Ballroom

1:20 - 1:30

Why I teach at Fort Lewis College
Dr. Amy Wendland, Art & Design

Latino College Day Keynote

Adrian Molina – Guest Speaker

Student Union Ballroom

1:30 - 1:40

My Fort Lewis College Experience
Alex Thompson, Senior, Psychology

Student Union Ballroom

1:40 - 2:00

Applying to Fort Lewis College: the next steps
Lori Pope, Admission Counselor

Student Union Ballroom

2:10 - 3:00

Breakout Session: Student Life
>> For Parents: Helping your students succeed in college
>> For Students: Making the most of your college experience

Student Union Ballroom

Noble Hall 130

3:15 - 4:00

Academic Breakout
Meet with faculty in your academic

See individual area of interest assignments

4:00 - 5:00

 

5:00

9:00 

Campus Tours followed by dinner in San

Juan Dining

Latino College Day Dinner

Live Show by Adrian Molina

Tours meet at the Clocktower

El Centro

Vallecito Room