Juntos Summer Academy June 22-26

— Written By Chelsea Passalinqua

Juntos Summer Academy GroupJuntos Summer Academy is a week long experience at NC State University where Latino High School youth participate in special university classes, college student panels, STEM activities,professional panels, museum visits, a talent show, a dance, a week-long art project, and leadership training. The Juntos Academy gives these Latino students the college experience for a week by letting them stay in college dorms, connecting with college age Team Captains, and learning what they need to do to get to and have success in college. This year the Academy will be June 22-26, 2015 and will involve about 150 youth who have participated in Juntos during the last year.