RAPID CITY, S.D. (Nov. 22, 2016) –
The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will host a “Know Before ‘U’
Go” workshop for American Indian prospective students and their families from 8
a.m.-2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, at the Surbeck Center on the SD Mines campus.
The free workshop will share how to
prepare a successful college application, tips on transitioning from high
school to college, and how to afford a degree, including scholarships
specifically for American Indian students.
Hosted in partnership with the
American Indian Graduate Center, Wells Fargo Bank and the South Dakota Office
of Indian Education, the workshop will feature college and scholarship program
staff, bank representatives, current university students and alumni.
Breakfast and lunch are provided.
Students who register will also be entered into a drawing for a Chromebook
laptop computer and computer bag.
Parents, school staff and students
may register at: http://www.aigcs.org/kbug-rapidcity.