Wednesday, April 4, 2012

6th Annual Native American Indian Symposium and Poster Competition

The Office of Multi-Ethnic Student Education (OMSE) hosts the 6th Annual Native American Indian Symposium and Poster Competition

The Office of Multi-ethnic Student Education (OMSE) and the American Indian Student Union will host the 6th Annual Native American Indian (NAI) Symposium and Poster Competition on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. in McKeldin Library (Special Events Room, 6th Floor).

This one-day symposium is designed to foster a spirit of community, collaboration and family between the University of Maryland and visiting Native American Indian students, parents, guardians and
community leaders.

Native American Indian students attending elementary, middle school and high school will get a chance to share and enhance their perspectives about their heritage, challenges and successes in an open and friendly forum.

Visiting Native American Indian students will participate in a Poster Contest!
THEME: "Is It A Challenge To Be A Native American
Indian Student In School? Why Or Why Not?"

The best artistic expression will be determined by University of Maryland faculty, staff, students and invited guest judges. For more information, contact Dottie Chicquelo at 301-405 5618 or chicodh@umd.edu.