This weeklong academic program exposes young Latino students to the learning and career possibilities of college. Academia Latina integrates classes, field trips, cultural experiences and recreational activities. The daily schedule on Monday through Friday includes three one-and-a-half-hour classes, plus special presentations. Course work draws from the disciplines of math, science, the humanities, social studies, cultural studies, and the fine and performing arts.
|Name||Southern Oregon University Academia Latina|
|Program Focuses & Features||Art, Creative Writing, Dance, Expository Writing, History, Math, Medicine/Healthcare, Music|
|Grade Range (rising grades)||7-9|
|Age Range||Residential — Coed Ages 12-14|
|Director||Carol Jensen, Director|
|Residential Fee||Free. (+$75), 1 week.|
|Dates & Sessions||1 session, 1 week long|