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1119 Mesa Vista Hall
MSC06 3800
1-University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
Phone: (505) 277-6343
Fax: (505) 277-0033
E-mail: aiss@unm.edu

Native News

ASUNM Hiring!
ASUNM has several Executive Director positions open for the 2017-18 academic year and wants to make sure all facets of UNM student government have diverse leadership in place. Events Director, Project Director, Assistant Director, Cultural Director, Marketing Director, and Promotions Director positions are available as well.

Executive Director positions close TODAY, May 22, 2017 and all other positions are open-ended until Executive Directors are hired. To learn more about these positions and to apply, please visit https://asunm.unm.edu/
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Research Participant Needed
UNM Students are needed for a research study examining attitudes about voting and political participation among undergraduate Native American students.  UNM student researcher, Nalleli Reyes Garcia, invites you to share your opinion & perspective in a survey at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NativeAmericanVote
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AISS Advisement

Need help discussing course options or have other questions about how to have a successful semester?  Stop by AISS Monday through Friday to see an Advisor. Set up an appointment through LoboAchieve.unm.edu (see below for instructions). If you are not a current UNM student, appointments are also available by calling 505.277.6343 or by stopping by the AISS Front Desk. Check out the following link for AISS Advisement resources:  http://aiss.unm.edu/pages/aiss_advisement.html.

HOW TO SET UP AN APPOINTMENT

1) Go to loboachieve.unm.edu
2) Under the “My Success Network” window pane, enter the advisor’s name and click “go”
3) Select “Members” tab
4) Once you find the advisor’s profile, select “Schedule Appointment”
5) Available times will have the “Sign Up” link
6) Click “Sign Up” for your chosen time
7) Select Reason, Course (if applicable), Duration, and provide a Detailed Description if necessary
8) Click “Submit”. This will sign you up on your advisor’s schedule
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ONLINE NATV Major/Minor Degree Program

Native American Studies at UNM will begin offering a completely ONLINE Bachelor of Arts degree in NAS starting Fall 2017. NATV courses will offer 6 credit hours in 8 week sequences for 3 semesters!  The Major requires earning 36 credit hours and the Minor requires 24 credit hours and both include the NAS core:  NATV 150, 250, 251, 300, & 474.

Students interested in Majoring or Minoring in NAS, please contact the NAS Student Programs Specialist, Catherine Montoya, at 505-277-3715, by email at cnm@unm.edu, or by scheduling an appointment through LoboAchieve.unm.edu.  Visit NAS.UNM.EDU for more details and follow us on Instagram and Facebook @NATVUNM.

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Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines
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Scholarships – May
Visit http://aiss.unm.edu/pages/private_scholarships.html for a listing of scholarships with May 2017 submission deadlines.  For specific application and guideline information, please visit the links provided. 

-Accenture American Indian Scholarship Fund
Completed application packet for 2017-18 academic year due May 31, 2017. For application and guidelines, please visit http://www.aigcs.org/scholarships/undergraduate-scholarships/.

- American Indian College Fund
Completed application packets for 2017-18 academic year are due May 31, 2017.  For application and guidelines, please visit http://www.collegefund.org/students_and_alumni/content/scholarships.

- The Ida Romero Memorial Scholarship
Completed application packets for the 2017-18 academic year are due May 31, 2017.  For application and guidelines, please visit http://elcentro.unm.edu/.

- American Indian Graduate Center Fellowship (Graduate Students ONLY)
Completed application packets for the 2017-18 academic year are due June 1, 2017.  For application and guidelines, please visit http://www.aigcs.org/.

- Education is Ceremony Scholarship
Completed application packets for the 2017-18 academic year are due June 1, 2017.  For application and guidelines, please visit http://www.lovingservice.us/?portofolio=education-is-ceremony-college-scholarships.

- Souder Miller & Associates
Completed application packets for the 2017-18 academic year are due June 16, 2017.  For application and guidelines, please visit http://www.soudermiller.com/company/tss.

- Office of Navajo Nation Financial & Scholarship Assistance (ONNSFA)
Completed application packets for the 2017-18 academic year are due June 25, 2017.  For application and guidelines, please visit http://www.onnsfa.org/.