Metropolitan State University’s Multicultural Affairs Selected to Participate in the Institute of Mexicans Abroad [IME] Fellowship Program

By Robert Boos
Posted January 27, 2016

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Felicitaciones!Congratulations! Felicitaciones!

 Año dos mil quince, presente lo tengo yo. 

 The Office of the Dean of Students and Multicultural Affairs [MA] were recently notified of our selection to participate in the Mexican Consulate’s Institute of Mexicans Abroad [IME] Fellowship Program.  The program is designed to assist Latino students of Mexican origin.  We are currently working on the criteria and a selection process to award students some funding to help alleviate some of the financial barriers that impede students from accessing and pursuing their postsecondary education.  

 Dr. Herbert King, Dean of Students; Santos Martínez, Director of Multicultural Affairs; and Eduardo Gutíerrez, Admissions Counselor, Chicano/Latino Liaison, worked on preparing the proposal.  We recently attended  an awards ceremony on November 20th at Augsburg College which was sponsored by the Mexican Consulate to recognize the 11 higher education institutions and 3 non-profit organizations 2015-2016 program recipients.  

 Through the years…

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